Hike and Hops - Starved Rock

8:00 AM  –  5:00 PM

Starved Rock State Park

Meet at: Lincoln Park REI
Registration closed

  • Fitness level  3: Moderate
  • Skill level  1: Beginner
  • Minimum age: 12
  • Group size: 10

Have you always wanted to hike the areas of Starved Rock? Join REI expert guides as we discover the canyons, waterfalls, prairies, and streams that define this unique area of Illinois. Lunch will be provided on the trail. To cap off a great day of hiking, the group will retreat to Tangled Roots Brewery for snacks and local brew before returning to the Chicago area. Transportation, lunch, and brew included. Must be 21+ with a valid photo ID. Please contact us with any dietary restrictions by email at chicago-os@rei.com or by phone at (312) 929-3047.

  • Learn about hiking/backpacking gear
  • Learn basic navigation
  • Learn natural history
  • Learn hiking techniques (pacing, rest step, and/or snow travel)

Meet at:
Lincoln Park REI

905 West Eastman St, Chicago, IL 60642

Starved Rock State Park

More directions and information

If you have any questions, please contact us: Monday-Thursday 9 am - 5 pm @ 312-929-3047; or Friday-Sunday on our after-hours phone @ 312-834-3734; or by email at chicago-os@rei.com. - All of these are monitored mailbox.