Starved Rock and Sandstone Point Overlook Trail

MODERATE 211 reviews
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Starved Rock and Sandstone Point Overlook Trail is a 4.4 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Oglesby, Illinois that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

4.4 miles 567 feet Loop

dogs on leash

kid friendly

birding

camping

fishing

hiking

nature trips

trail running

walking

forest

lake

river

views

waterfall

wild flowers

wildlife

bridge out

muddy

Starved Rock trail is a loop trail to the top of a rock outcropping overlooking the river valley and is known for its eagle viewing. The trail is paved and boardwalk with a lot of steps.

Some areas are too crowded and too "man made" but great for school aged kids. Beautiful canyons.

8 hours ago

Very scenic

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22 days ago

absolutely LOVE starved rock!!!! sandstone point had a beautiful lookout and we hit french canyon and wildcat canyon before turning around at sandstone point. My three old was tired but we had a blast and have been back mant times!

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Great day hike

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1 month ago

Very nice day hike

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2 months ago

Absolutely amazing trail.

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