Starved Rock State Park

New Bridge and Parking Lot – 1994

Photos of the construction of the present bridge at Starved Rock Lodge. Construction done in 1994.

NEW BRIDGE

A sign!

NEW BRIDGE CONSTRUCTION

Beginning construction.

NEW BRIDGE CONSTRUCTION

Main support beams.

NEW BRIDGE CONSTRUCTION

Framework for concrete.

NEW BRIDGE CONSTRUCTION

A view of the bridge from the bottom of the canyon it spans.

NEW BRIDGE CONSTRUCTION

Concrete poured.

NEW BRIDGE CONSTRUCTION

Construction of sidewalk and retaining walls.

NEW BRIDGE CONSTRUCTION

Construction of sidewalk and retaining walls.

NEW BRIDGE CONSTRUCTION

Construction of sidewalk and retaining walls.

FINISHED BRIDGE

Viewed from the Lodge, looking south.

New Parking Lot – 1994

Photos of the construction of the new south parking lot at Starved Rock Lodge. Construction done in 1994.

NEW PARKING LOT

Parking lot expansion south of Starved Rock Lodge. Parking spaces went from 60 to 200. This area was a grassy area with several tennis courts. Construction was done in June 1994.

NEW PARKING LOT

NEW PARKING LOT

NEW PARKING LOT

Finished except for landscaping.

NEW PARKING LOT

The finished lot. Showcasing my 1992 Geo Storm.