Find things to do in Rock Falls like exploring Rock River

Experience the great outdoors during your stay at the Country Inn & Suites, Rock Falls, just minutes from fishing, hiking, and kayaking at Rock River. Hop on I-88 or Highway 30 to reach destinations like White Pines Forest State Park, Wild Rose Casino, and other Sauk Valley attractions. Closer to the hotel, you can visit the birthplace of famous drummer Louie Bellson or practice your backhand on the Westwood Fitness & Sports Center’s tennis courts. For a fun family outing, hop on a set of wheels from the Koloni Bike Share Program to discover more things to do in the area.

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John Deere Historic Site

16.96 mi / 27.3 km from the hotel
John Deere fans won't want to miss the opportunity to see where the company's founder built his first self-scouring steel plow. You can pick up a one-of-a-kind souvenir forged at the on-site blacksmith shop.

Louie Bellson Birthplace

0.76 mi / 1.22 km from the hotel
One of America's greatest jazz drummers, the late Louie Bellson was born on 8th Avenue in Rock Falls. Look for the historical marker in front of the house.

Rock River Trail

2.11 mi / 3.39 km from the hotel
Take advantage of easy access to multiple trailheads and boat ramps 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!

Ronald Reagan Birthplace

10.25 mi / 16.5 km from the hotel
Visit the childhood home of former President Ronald Reagan. You can walk through the restored apartment where Reagan was born in 1911 as well as tour the adjoining museum and purchase souvenirs from the gift shop.

Westwood Fitness & Sports Center

3.72 mi / 5.99 km from the hotel
Visiting Rock Falls for a sports tournament? This expansive complex features basketball, volleyball, and tennis courts as well as batting cages and an indoor track-and-field area.

White Pines Forest State Park

19.68 mi / 31.67 km from the hotel
Pack a picnic and head to White Pines Forest State Park to fish or hike with your family along the banks of two scenic streams. Cross-country skiing is a popular recreation during the winter months.

Wild Rose Casino

29.3 mi / 47.15 km from the hotel
What used to be a gaming showboat cruising the Mississippi is now Wild Rose Casino, an entertainment facility with slot machines and table games where you could win big.