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Starved Rock Marina

Family Fun on the River since 1957

Ship Store & So Much More

Not only do we have a large selection of boat parts but we also carry fun river-themed merchandise including sweatshirts, t-shirts, mugs, tote bags, towels and more! Stop in today see what’s new!

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Now accepting new customers for 2024 Spring/Summer boating season!!!

Don’t Delay! Call or email us for details! Great rates on slips, storage and valet in/out service!

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Need Service? We're ready to help get your boat back on the water!

Need routine maintainance, upgrades & repair work? Want a complete detail or need bottom paint? Our skilled technicians are ready to get your boat ready for the summer.

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A Marina Built for Family Fun!

Affordable Weekend Getaway in the heart of Starved Rock Country

Your seasonal getaway spot shouldn’t break the bank.  That’s why we’ve kept our pricing reasonable for families just like yours for the past 50 years.  Make our marina your new weekend hotspot!

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Easy to Find

Less than 90 Minutes from many major Midwest Cities and Towns

TRAVELING BY CAR We’re located between Ottawa, IL and Utica, IL at 1130 N 27th Road, Ottawa, IL 61350. Easily accessible from either I-80 or I-39.

VISITING BY BOAT We’re located on the Illinois River at mile marker 233.4 in the Starved Rock Pool between the Starved Rock Dam and the Marseilles Dam almost directly across from Starved Rock Park.

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Eat, Drink and Play all in one spot

Everything you need right on the property

Captain's Cove
Captain's Cove

Experience the delicious food while you take in the prettiest views on the Illinois River.

Weeta's Boutique
Weeta's Boutique

Weeta’s offers one-on-one personal attention and carries a full line of accessories.

Starved Rock River Adventures
Starved Rock River Adventures

Starved Rock River Adventures invites you to experience the beauty of Starved Rock Country from the water.

Sally's Ship Store
Sally's Ship Store

We have cold drinks, ice, travel toiletries, water toys, snacks, flip-flops and more.

Wild Waters Yacht Club
Wide Waters Yacht Club

Established over 50 years ago, the club hosts many social events throughout the boating season.

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