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Starved Rock Area Getaway Packages

Get away to the beautiful Northwoods of Illinois with exciting packages from Grizzly Jack's Grand Bear Resort - a wonderful family vacation resort just 90 miles from Chicago. Grizzly Jack's features rustic-style suites, villas and cabins, casual dining, an indoor waterpark, and fun family activities - from mini golf and hiking.
 
Our resort is edged by Starved Rock State Park, a breathtaking retreat with scenic hiking trails, deep canyons, and waterfalls. Go explore Starved Rock area attractions and activities, like rafting on the Illinois River, championship golf, or skydiving in the clouds. Book one of our resort packages and experience the adventure of a lifetime.

Subject to availability.  May not be valid during high-demand periods.  Packages are capacity controlled.
Treat your family to the perfect getaway in the natural beauty of Starved Rock State Park

Fall for Fun!

Fall for Fun at Grand Bear Resort!

The air is crisp, the season is changing & it is time for Fall Fun with your whole Family splashing in our Indoor Waterpark starting at ONLY $179.99/night!

Your Fall for Fun Package Includes:

  • 2-Night Accommodations in a Family Balcony Suite for Four (4) Guests
  • Waterpark Admission for Four (4) Guests
  • Four (4) Saturday OR Sunday Breakfast Buffet passes

Booking Dates: September 6, 2019 to November 23, 2019

Arrival Days: Friday & Saturday night stays

Any extra guest(s) are $25.00 per person per night which includes the breakfast buffet. 

**Package based on Operating Hours of the Waterpark, please check prior to arrival. Package also based on availability. Upgraded rooms available at an additional charge. Pricing may vary at any time. 

WINE Down at August Hill Winery!

Available Sunday - Thursday night stays
August 11, 2019 to October 31, 2019
$119.99 + tax

Relax and enjoy a stay at Grand Bear Resort and sip award winning wine at the very chic August Hill Winery. This package includes an overnight stay for two in a Whirlpool Suite or Family Balcony Suite, and two flights of three August Hill wines and an appetizer plate to share in their trendy tasting room or on their quaint covered patio!

Package price based on a 2-person occupancy. Any additonal person(s) requires a seaprate reservation.
Package based on operating hours of August Hill Winery: Sunday to Thursday - 11:00am to 6:00pm
MUST BE 21 years of age to purchase package and to consume wine at August Hill Winery.

SADDLE UP! at Cedar Creek Ranch

Available Sunday to Thursday night stays
August 11, 2019 to October 31, 2019
$139.99 + tax

Explore the beauty and history of the Illinois Valley on this one hour guided horseback tour through the scenic fields and creeks of this quaint region. This package includes horseback riding for two at Cedar Creek Ranch. Once your book your overnight stay with us, you must call Cedar Creek Ranch to book your ride separately and in advance at 815.481.3337

After booking this package, you MUST call Cedar Creek Ranch to book your trail ride time at least 24-hours in advance. All rides are weather-permitting.
**In lieu of horseback tour, the Gator Creek Cruise is also available
In the event of a cancellation, all rides must be canceled 48-hours before scheduled time for a refund from Cedar Creek Ranch.
Package price is based on a 2-person occupancy. Any additional person is $40 + tax. 
Package based on the operating hours of Cedar Creek Ranch: Sunday to Thursday - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Rules for Horseback Riding at Cedar Creek Ranch:

  • Weight limit: 250lbs
  • Anyone under 18 years of age must wear a helmet
  • All minors under the age of 10 are required to have an adult on the trail ride with them
  • All riders under 18 years of age must have a parental consent in order to ride. Release forms are available on CCR's website (ccrstables.com)

Discounted rate for US Military & Veterans

Discounted rate for US Military & Veterans. Valid Military ID required at check-in. Subject to availability.
Valid: Any Day
Arrival Days: Any day of the week excluding blackout dates.

AARP Membership Rate

Discounted rate for AARP members. Valid AARP membership ID required at check-in. Subject to availability. 
Valid: Any Day
Arrival Days: Any day of the week except blackout dates.

AAA Membership Rate

Discounted rate for AAA members. Valid AAA membership ID required at check-in. Subject to availability.
Valid: Any Day
Arrival Days: Any day of the week excluding blackout dates.
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