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Galena, IL Hiking & Trails

Hike your way through parks and trails surrounded by breathtaking sights and rich history of prairies, forests, and effigy mounds in Galena Country. Enjoy a day of fishing from one of the beautiful lakes, rivers, and creeks, or grab a bird guide and binos to explore the many bird species in their natural environment at a local preserve.

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Parks & Gardens

Enjoy scenic views as you explore our rolling hills, miles of trails and breathtaking…

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Galena Country offers a nature lover's haven. From waterways and byways to unbeaten…

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For downhill skiing and snowboarding, check out Chestnut Mountain Resort, featuring a…

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