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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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Top outdoor recreational stores in Galena Country

You’ve experienced the shopping, wine-tasting, delicious dining, and historic trolley tours but have you ventured outdoors for a different perspective of Galena Country? You'll find us running, hiking or biking up hills, or paddling on the water, and we’ve got the equipment to do it! The following…

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Enjoy a picnic in Galena Country

Credit: @lindseytaylorphotography As the weather invites us outside with its blue skies and fresh breeze coupled with blossoming blooms and cheerful bird chirps, it’s hard to resist the urge to picnic! With social distancing in place, it’s an ideal way to dine safely with your family. Sit in the…

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Father's Day in Galena Country

Let’s talk about Dad! We love him more than he knows and, every year on Father’s Day, we shower him with gifts and adoration. Traditionally, it’s socks, ties, and tools that make Dad smile on Father’s Day. It's time for new traditions... break free from the expected and surprise Dad with the gift of…

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