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Vacationing with your dog in Galena Country

Are you looking to plan a pet-centric holiday in Galena Country? Don’t know where to start?… no worries, we’ve sniffed out pet-friendly spots for you. Fur’real! Accommodation First… you need to find a place to rest Fido’s furry head. Here’s a list of pet-friendly bed and breakfasts, hotels and…

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Basket Bounty in Galena Country

With scenery this amazing, you’ll want to spend plenty of time outdoors. So pack up a gourmet picnic—punctuated with a few only-found-here mementos to take home—and savor your time out and about in Galena Country. Hillside delights 1. Freshly made beet salad: Piggly Wiggly 2. Sunny-yellow…

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Celebrate Pride Month in Galena Country

Galena Country has a strong history of inclusivity, with many residents and businesses championing equality and diversity. To celebrate Pride Month in June, rainbow flags and rainbow stairs will once again take over the Galena Pedestrian Bridge linking downtown Galena to Grant Park. This…

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Get the Gang to Galena Country!

No matter if you and your friends are the sporting types, revel in an active day of shopping and dining, or prefer more relaxing, good times, Galena Country has just what you need for a fun-filled getaway with your pals. Let’s go! Pedal the Galena River Trail to the base of Chestnut Mountain Resort…

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6 ways to enjoy the outdoors in Galena Country

Galena Country’s rolling terrain along the Mississippi River creates a natural playground for outdoor relaxation, whether you want to go-go or go slow. Here are some fresh-air fun ideas: 1. Alpine Slide, Boat Cruise, Segway Tours and more Chestnut Mountain Resort is situated on a wooded palisade…

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