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The Heritage Corridor Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) encompasses the communities and counties along the historic 97-mile Illinois and Michigan Canal National Heritage Corridor. The Heritage Corridor spans from the Chicago Portage Area just southwest of Chicago to LaSalle-Peru including the counties of Will, Grundy, LaSalle and Putnam. The region conveniently located along I-55 from Chicago to Joliet along I-80 west to LaSalle-Peru.

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Take a Hike & a Lunch

Dates: Oct. 1, 2018 - Nov. 30, 2018
Times: 11am-230pm
Category: Ongoing
Location: Starved Rock Lodge and Conference Center, 2668 East 875th Road, Oglesby, IL 61348
Phone: 815-667-4211
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Group will depart from the hotel lobby of the Lodge with a knowledgeable guide to see canyons and bluffs made from St. Peter's Sandstone.  Waterfalls are a good possibility in the Spring and early Summer as they are seasonal.  The guide will tell the group how Starved Rock got its name along with other tales and truths.  The hike is considered strenuous as there are many stair and uneven terrain.  Please dress for the weather and wear appropriate footwear. Hike will be around 4.5 miles round trip. Lunch includes: your choice of turkey, ham or veggie wrap, bag of chips, homemade granola bar, piece of fruit and a bottle of water. Advanced reservations are required as space is limited. For more information or to book, call 815-220-7386.


What's Nearby:
Duffy's Tavern
Mix's Trading Post & Utica Electric Bike Rentals
Applebee's Bait Shop
Catlin Park
Hegeler Carus Mansion
Pine Hills Golf Club Bar & Restaurant

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