By the Illinois River and up a narrow winding road, high up on a rock is a nice (big) picnic area with a nice view of the river (after a short hike). It is improved. You might even have a captive buffalo or two to look at.
This park IS a hidden gem of the area. We thought we would check it out last week and so glad that we did ! It is Located on the other side of the river from Starved Rock and down the Dee Bennett Rd. about 8 min by car. Lovely views of the Illinois River, trails and 2 live buffalos.There... 更多