Looking for an unforgettable family getaway this summer? Located about 90 minutes from Chicago, Grizzly Jack's Grand Bear Resort has something for everyone in the family. Cool off in the indoor water park or take part in family activities like story time, arts and crafts, mini golf and movie nights. And don't miss the Grand Ducky Derby where your kids can race rubber duckies for fun prizes. Check out all of our family-friendly events during the summer.
Spend your days exploring nearby Starved Rock State Park or Matthiessen State Park. These two scenic natural areas offer a retreat from city life with fabulous hiking trails through canyons and waterfalls. Best of all, both are located just minutes from our family resort near Ottawa. Before you know it, you'll be relaxing at our indoor water park after an adventure in the great outdoors.
School will be back in session before you know it, so make your plans now for a vacation that your kids will love. You can choose from a variety of fantastic accommodations from Family Suites and Luxury Cabins to Vacation Villas and King Suites. All of our accommodations come with complimentary coffee for the parents, and many feature a private balcony or patio to enjoy the summer sun. Every room and suite comes with a microwave and refrigerator so you can stay stocked up on drinks and snacks. We are also taking reservations for Labor Day vacations near Starved Rock State Park. Call us or book online to see the latest availability and rates.