All Cross-Country Skiing

  • Galena River Trail

    A scenic 8.8 mile (one way) trail along the Galena River, just minutes from downtown Galena. The hard surfaced finely crushed rock trail is perfect for hiking, biking, cross country skiing or a simple stroll. It features beautiful views of the Galena River and towering bluffs. The trail is built Read more [...]

  • Fever River Outfitters

    Fever River Outfitters is a year-round sport and recreation rental company located the heart of Galena. Explore the area via land or water, on your own or with one of our adventure packages. Warm Weather Rentals: Kayak Tandem kayak Angler kayak Canoe Stand-up paddleboard Electric bike Hybrid bike Fat tire Read more [...]

  • Casper Bluff Land & Water Reserve

    This reserve is managed by the Jo Daviess Conservation Foundation. It offers hiking trails, bird watching, sightseeing, Native American archaeology and much more on 85 acres of scenic Mississippi River bluffs. Not only does Casper Bluff boast some of the most commanding views of the Mississippi River and its backwater Read more [...]

  • Buehler Preserve

    Hike or bike into Buehler Preserve from downtown Galena and experience the prairie life! Pets welcome. Fishing is allowed. The eastern portion of this preserve contains hilly woodland; the western portion, a flood plain that offers water filtration, flood storage, game and non-game habitat, a prairie restoration, and public open Read more [...]