BELLE OF THE ROCK

Located at Beautiful Starved Rock State Park in Utica, Illinois. 
Call Today to Make Your Reservation at 815-210-7656!

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BELLE OF THE ROCK

Authentic Paddle Wheel Boat

45 to 50 Minute Narrated Cruise

See Starved Rock, Lover’s Leap, Starved Rock Lock and Dam, and Plum Island Eagle Sanctuary as well as some wildlife from the water-excellent for taking pictures. 

In addition to the scenery, hear a historical narration covering the Native American population that once thrived here, the Illinois River’s function, and the Starved Rock legends.

Ticket Prices

Adults $17.00*

Seniors $15.00*
Age 62 and over

Children $10.00
Age 16 and under

2 & under Free

Snacks and soda are available for purchase. 

*Cash discount available


Coast Guard Approved for 49 Passengers

 

Available for Special Events

Weddings
Corporate Outings
Luncheon Cruises
Private Parties
Bus Tours

Regularly scheduled narrated cruises run May through October, weather and river conditions permitting.

Call today for more information or to make a reservation
815-210-7656

Additional Recreation Ideas
Illinois Water Way Center

Tour Starved Rock lock and dam.  Narrated tours and museum available.

Starved Rock Park Visitor Center

New in 2002, the center provides a historical museum and videos detailing the park and its history.

Starved Rock Lodge

World famous hotel and conference center.  Fine dining and gift shops.

Rocky the Trolley

Explore the Starved Rock area in the comfort of a motorized trolley.