Winter Sports

Winters are Starved Rock State Park are special as well.  There are many activities that the park offers during this special time of year.  Imagine yourself walking through the woods just after the newly fallen snow.  There’s no reason why you can’t be a four-season hiker. By hiking at different times of the year, you’ll develop a much fuller sense of the natural cycles of your area and a deeper appreciation of the local environment. And you can continue to get exercise and stay in shape for the start of your prime hiking season.

So you’ll want to be ready for those occasional clear, crisp winter days that are perfect for hiking!  Here are some great tips for winter hiking!