Galena Illinois Area Links

The Galena Territory – When renting a Territory home from Rosebud Rentals enjoy golf, tennis, boating, fishing, swimming, horseback riding and more!

The Galena Territory Owners’ Club Complex – The Property Owners’ Clubhouse overlooks a wide valley in the heart of The Territory and houses recreational facilities for year-round enjoyment for property owners and their guests, to include the 3 new pools (indoor and outdoor), state-of-the-art fitness center, locker rooms, snack bar with indoor and outdoor patio seating,computer center, game room and video arcade, plus the entire complex offers free wireless Internet connectivity. Outside you will find ample parking, two tennis courts, a basketball court and small playground!

The Galena Territory Shenandoah Riding Center – Fun and progressive trail rides for beginner level riders to advanced riders nestled in a beautiful valley in the picturesque hills of The Galena Territory!

Lake Galena in the Galena Territory – Lake Galena is a scenic 225-acre lake perfect for fisherman and boaters!

Apple Canyon Lake Amenities – Apple Canyon Lake amenities.

Galena Area Chamber of Commerce – To learn more about Galena and it’s businesses!

Visit Galena, Illinois – A place you will always want to return to and you will never want to leave!

Galena – Lists the best restaurants in the Galena area!

Fried Green Tomatoes – Enjoy northern Italian cuisine!

Galena Getaway Weddings – Your complete online guide to having your dream destination wedding in Galena and Jo Daviess County.

Oak Hill Weddings – Have your dream wedding at the historic St. John’s wedding chapel near Galena, IL!

Galena On The Fly – Hot Air Balloon Adventures over Jo Daviess County

Wineries, Breweries – Spirits

Chestnut Mountain Summer Activities:  
ALPINE SLIDE: Ride a sled down 2,050 ft. of tailored track to the banks of the Mississippi. The  scenic lift whisks you back to the top where on a clear day the three-state view is as much the attraction as the slide down.  RIVER CRUISES:   Do not resist the temptation to take one of our 1 1/2 hour Mississippi River cruises. Wildlife viewing, historical vignettes, geological curiosities and drop-dead beautiful river-scapes make this one of the area’s most compelling side trips. All cruises include Alpine Slide/Scenic Chair Ride to and from departure area. Maximum boat capacity is 39 people.  SEGWAY TOUR: Get off the beaten path this summer and discover the beauty of Chestnut Mountain Resort in a whole different way! Let us guide you on one of the most exhilarating and picturesque ways to experience over 220 rolling acres of terrain. Our three-mile Segway Tour lasts 75-90 minutes, includes training, and is fun for the whole family!

Jo Daviess Conservation Foundation
Free to the Public, open year round dawn to dusk and EXPLORE Nature in Jo Daviess County, IL.  Buehler Preserve, 102 Jefferson Str, Galena, IL- Birding, hiking, dog walking, close to Downtown.  Casper Bluff Land & Water Reserve, 870 S. Pilot Knob Rd, Galena, IL – Scenic bluffs with river views, effigy mound, birding.  Keough Effigy Mounds, Land & Water Reserve, 1683 N Cross Rd, Galena, IL – Rugged trails, lead mine pits, effigy mound. Shurmeier Teaching Forest, 147 E Reusch Rd, Elizabeth, IL – Birding, self-guided tour, picnic shelter.  Wapello Land & Water Reserve, 8642 IL Rt 84S, Hanover, IL – Restored prairie, hiking along the Apple River.

Other Golf Courses In  Jo Daviess County:

Black Hawk Run Golf Club815-947-3011 – Located at 3501 S. Golf Road, Stockton, IL 61087

Apple Canyon Lake Golf Club: 815-492-2477 – Located at 14A Canyon Club Drive, Apple River, IL 61001

Galena Golf Club 815-777-3599 – Located at 11557 U.S. 20,Galena, IL  61036

Lacoma Golf Club815-747-3874 – Located at 8080 Timmerman Drive, East Dubuque, IL

Woodbinebend Golf Club  12 miles east of Galena