Wondering where to find the absolute prettiest scenery in Illinois? The wait is over (according to Conde Nast Traveler, anyway): Starved Rock State Park. Other Midwestern highlights: Indiana's Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, Michigan's Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore, and Wisconsin's ice caves of Apostle Islands National Lakeshore.
Starved Rock Considers Limiting Visitors or Raising Fees
The super-popular state park is struggling to handle its millions of visitors.