World’s Largest Corn Maze is Only About an Hour From Rockford
In the land of Corn, it's no surprise that the worlds biggest corn maze is only about an hour from Rockford. Richardson Farm in Spring Grove Illinois, Of course, I won't be there because I grew up in the 80's and I was horrified by Children of the Corn but it's still a really cool spot to bring the family and get lost in. The Richardson corn maze is 9 to 10 miles worth of twists and turns and the aerial view is amazing.
Richardson Farms is celebrating Illinois's bicentennial and they pulled out all the stops when it comes to the design this year. Shaped like the top portion of Illinois, the maze is complete with a Likeness of Abraham Lincoln, a big 200, the Capital building, the Chicago skyline the Navy Pier Ferris wheel and more. If your nervous about getting lost they have some 8-foot-tall wooden bridges to keep your personal GPS going.
For less than 20 bucks you can go on this Corny adventure besides just the maze there's lots of other things for the family to enjoy. Like a zip line, Picnic areas, giant slides or you can ride in a giant 11 foot ball that will have you feeling like the biggest Hamster on the planet. The place looks like lots of fun for all ages so if you want to say you've been to the Biggest Corn maze in the world. Pack up the car and head to Spring Grove. If you want to check them out just go to their website here.