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Winter Solstice Sunrise Hike

Dates: Nov. 21, 2019 - Nov. 21, 2019
Times: 7:00AM-8:30AM
Category: Nature
Location: Starved Rock State Park-Meet at Kaskaskia/Ottawa Canyon Parking Lots off of Route 71 , 2678 N. State Rte 178, Utica, IL 61373
Phone: 815-667-4726
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PRE-REGISTRATION ONLY EMAIL DNR.StarvedRock@illinois.gov BY DECEMBER 14th.

Park trails and parking lots don't open until 6:30AM. Unless you are hiking with the park interpreter on the winter solstice. Meet at the parking lots to Kaskaskia and Ottawa Canyons along Route 71. Nothing compares to the solitude of a winter hike at dawn. By Park Interpreter Lisa Sons


What's Nearby:
Starved Rock Lodge - Cabins
Joliet Iron Works Historic Site
Utica Business Association
Joliet Slammers Baseball
Joliet Slammers Baseball
Grundy County Corn Festival

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