The Galena Territory

What is The Galena Territory?galena-territory

The Galena Territory is a semi-private, residential, recreational and resort community located in the northeast corner of Illinois, near the historic city of Galena. The territory boasts 6,800 acres of spectacular vistas, valleys, prairies and woodlands.  The Galena Territory was designated a Community Wildlife Habitat™ by the National Wildlife Federation in 2010.

Where is The Galena Territory?

The 6,800-acre Galena Territory is located on Highway 20, only ten miles east of History Galena, Illinois and ten miles northwest of Elizabeth, Illinois.

Is there lodging available?

Yes, there are traditional resort-style rooms, one-to-three bedroom villas, 6-bedroom distinctive homes and rental condos available at The Galena Territory. Eagle Ridge Resort & Spa and the WorldMark by Wyndham – Galena are both located in the territory along with many rental homes you can rent directly from homeowners or thru a rental property organization.

What activities are available?

The Galena Territory has private amenities available to their property owners and guests. There are 1,900 acres of recreational amenities including 24 miles of walking/hiking trails, Lake Galena for boating and fishing, a marina complex and a state-of-the-art pool/recreation complex.

Anyone staying in Jo Daviess County can enjoy the public attractions in The Galena Territory. Try zipping thru the canopies of The Galena Territory on Long Hollow Canopy Tour’s new zipline course.  Or maybe a leisurely horseback ride at the Shenandoah Riding Center is more your speed. Enjoy 63-holes of championship golf and award-winning restaurants at Eagle Ridge Resort & Spa which is located in The Galena Territory.

Places in The Galena Territory