This beautiful park is in northern Illinois about 2 hours west of Chicago. It is only 4 miles or so from my hometown of Polo, Illinois (farming community). The CCC during the Great Depression built this lovely park. The breakfasts at the main building are wonderful!
Hickory Hideaway invites you to discover the diverse beauty of Northwest Illinois. located in historic Carroll County, which is host to many opportunities both relaxing and recreational - not too mention only one stoplight in the whole county. We are located two hours from Chicago's O'Hare Airport, one hour from Dubuque, and one hour from Rockford.
Enjoy the relaxing atmosphere at this cozy country inn. Come and browse through the General Store. Sit in front of the fireplace and sip a cappuccino, rent a video, or perhaps enjoy our 18 hole miniature golf course. You will find party and picnic supplies galore. Cold and hot beverages, snacks, candy, ice cream, sandwiches, pizza, liquor, and much more. Groups welcome. MC / Visa accepted.