Plan a Rock River Adventure
Whether you’re looking for a fun family outing or the perfect place for a night out, the Country Inn & Suites, Rock Falls, IL places you close to a variety of things to do. Want to explore the great outdoors? Our hotel is just minutes from the Rock River, where you can fish, hike and kayak. You can easily hop on I-88 or Highway 30 for a day trip to White Pines Forest State Park, Wild Rose Casino and many other Sauk Valley attractions. For something closer to the hotel, visit the birthplace of famous drummer Louie Bellson, or practice your backhand at the Westwood Fitness & Sport Center's tennis courts.
- Rock River Trail (4 miles)
You’ll find easy access to multiple trailheads and boat ramps all along the Rock River, where you can enjoy a full day of fishing, biking and hiking. Be sure to stroll down the Chocolate Trail to hunt for chocolate turtles!
- White Pines Forest State Park (25 miles)
Pack a picnic and head to White Pines Forest State Park to fish, ski or hike with your family along the banks of two scenic streams.
Phone: +1 (815) 946-3717
Museums and Historical Sites
- John Deere Historic Site (21.9 miles)
John Deere fans won't want to miss the opportunity to see where he built his first self-scouring steel plow. You can pick up a one-of-a-kind souvenir forged at the on-site blacksmith shop.
Phone: +1 (815) 652-4551
- Louie Bellson Birthplace (1 mile)
Pay tribute to an American jazz drummer, the late Louie Bellson, by visiting the site of his birthplace on Eighth Avenue. Look for the historical marker in front of the house.
- Ronald Reagan Birthplace (12 miles)
Visit the childhood home of former president Ronald Reagan in nearby Tampico, IL.
Phone: +1 (815) 622-8705
Sports and Entertainment
- Northland Mall (4.3 miles)
Shop for deals at Bergner’s, JCPenney and many other stores at this nearby mall. Getting hungry? Sit down to a tasty meal at Kopper Kitchen after an afternoon of shopping.
Phone: +1 (815) 626-5390
- Westwood Fitness & Sports Center (5 miles)
If you’re in Rock Falls for a sports tournament, you’ll appreciate being close to this expansive complex, which features basketball, volleyball and tennis courts, batting cages, and an indoor track and field.
Phone: +1 (815) 622-6201
- Wild Rose Casino (32 miles)
Feeling lucky? Make your way to this casino for an exciting evening of table games, slots and horse racing.
Phone: +1 (800) 331-1467