Local places to visit while you stay at Marcia’s Bed and Breakfast.

Starved Rock State Park

starved rockStarved Rock State Parked is just a short drive away from Marcia’s Bed and Breakfast. Take a hike and see the wonders of nature. Visit the Starved Rock website here.






Buffalo State Park

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Buffalo State Park is just Minutes away from Marcia’s Bed and Breakfast.

Enjoy this beautiful park and its main attraction being the buffalo’s. Shelters and picnic areas abound at Buffalo State Park.





Classic Links at The Bourne

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If you want to hit the links while your at Marcia’s Bed and Breakfast you have quite a few choices. If you want to try your luck at a truly extraordinary course then you need to enjoy the Classic Links at The Bourne.

A club in the country truly sizes up this beautiful course. The Bourne has been called fun and exciting with it unusual layout. From the owner: “”A club in the country” Visit our 18 hole golf course carved in to the Illinois Valley. Named by by hauteliving web site as one of the “Haute 5 Golf Courses of Chicago



Canoe the Fox River.

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Take a short drive to Wedron Ill and rent a canoe for the day. Relax while you float down the beautiful Fox River full of outstanding scenery and breathtaking wildlife. Discover more about the canoe rides here.





Go Skydiving.


Satisfy the thrill seeker in you and go Skydiving. Skydive Chicago is just a short drive away in Dayton IL. This wonderful facility is a skydivers dream. If you don’t feel the need to jump yourself than spend the day watching the other thrill seekers take their turns. Learn more at Skydive Chicago’s Website here.