Your Illinois Getaway In Real Life

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100 miles due west of Chicago lie the rolling hills, old growth forests and the pristine rivers of the Blackhawk Waterways in Northwest Illinois. With its quaint cabins and darling bed & breakfasts, it's the perfect weekend getaway in Illinois. Every mile is steeped in history, surrounded by outdoor beauty and dotted with charming villages. The Blackhawk Waterways is what your vacation getaway looks like...
In Real Life.

Welcome to the Blackhawk Waterways in Northwest Illinois

Welcome to the Blackhawk Waterways in Northwest Illinois

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  • A hidden gem | Heritage Canyon

    August 3, 2020
    A place to explore safely I'm happy to be back writing about all of the amazing places to see and do in northwest Illinois! Despite our area's pandemic restrictions, there are still plenty of things to do that can help cure the cabin fever everyone has experienced in the last…
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