Tag: Fishing

  • Lake Galena

    Located on the banks of Lake Galena, boating is a cherished activity in The Galena Territory. Take a leisurely cruise on one of the resort’s pontoon boats, paddleboats, kayaks or canoes. Eagle Ridge is pleased to offer FREE fishing pole rental as part of your amenities. The Boat Dock, located directly Read more [...]

  • Wapello Land & Water Reserve

    Wapello is what Hanover, Illinois, was originally called, named for the chief of the Fox Indians, one of whose villages was located here. Many know this land as the “John Chapman Archaeological Site,” where the University of Illinois in 2003 excavated significant artifacts from two different American Indian cultures dating Read more [...]

  • Hanover Bluff State Natural Area

    This natural division represents the Illinois portion of the North American geo-biological feature known as the “Driftless Area.” This area is known for its scenic topography and rare plants, several of which are considered Midwestern endemics. Hanover Bluff is the first dedicated Nature Preserve located in the Wisconsin Driftless Natural Read more [...]

  • Apple River Canyon State Park

    Note: Closed until further notice due to the COVID-19 outbreak In hilly northern Illinois, the park offers hiking, day use, camping, and fishing, plus Millville, a National Historic Register site. Open All Year Pet-Friendly

  • Buehler Preserve

    Hike or bike into Buehler Preserve from downtown Galena and experience the prairie life! Pets welcome. Fishing is allowed. The 18-acre Buehler Preserve was donated to Jo Daviess Conservation Foundation (JDCF) CF in 1998 by former Galena Mayor, Robert Buehler. A hilly woodland, a flood plain, a prairie restoration, and public Read more [...]