If you like biking, then you are going to LOVE Oregon! As the trailhead to a wide variety of rides, we welcome you to experience the quiet roads and the prettiest views in Northern Illinois. Routes include historic sites, river views, rolling fields, lush woods, quaint towns, and even a herd of bison! So why go farther? Bike Ogle; and enjoy what we have to offer you.
Oregon has 10 bike trail routes that begin and end at the fully restored Oregon Depot Museum. These trails range from a local one that covers bike trails within the city limits to 40+ mile rides on bike-friendly back roads including one to see the bison at the Nachusa Grasslands. The trail maps on our website are bike rider friendly and include detail directions as well as elevations. A summary can be found on the City of Oregon website https://cityoforegon.org/visitor-information/biking/
🍁 Get ready for Peak Leaf-Peeping! Hit the Ultimate Fall Road Trip through #CarrollCountyIL! 🍂 Explore stunning landscapes, quaint towns, & vibrant #FallColors. Check out our latest blogpost for itinerary ideas by going to bio link, under "Travel Blog."
🐝 Explore the world of beekeeping at #JarrettPrairieCenter in #ByronIL! 🌼 Join the monthly workshop & share ideas with other beekeepers. Don`t miss out - buzz on over! 🍯🌺 -- details at link in bio under EVENTS.
👑 When you conjure up images of gothic castles with pointed arches and stained-glass windows, you probably aren’t thinking about castles in Illinois. However, there’s an incredible 63 room castle 𝐫𝐢𝐠𝐡𝐭 𝐡𝐞𝐫𝐞 in Savanna.
havencrestcastle is owned by acclaimed artist Alan St. George who also lives in the mansion with his handsome greyhound, Prince. The 𝐬𝐢𝐱 𝐬𝐭𝐨𝐫𝐲, 𝟔𝟑-𝐫𝐨𝐨𝐦 hilltop home is filled with over three decades of love and art.
The ballroom has 24 life-sized figures and the Memorial Hall is the only place 𝐢𝐧 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐰𝐨𝐫𝐥𝐝 🌏 where you can see full-sized, historically accurate replicas of the Titanic’s Grand Staircase, Dining Saloon, and the famous clock.
✨ Viewers can experience the magic, 𝒆𝒏𝒄𝒉𝒂𝒏𝒕𝒎𝒆𝒏𝒕, and splendor of the castle by obtaining tour tickets for Saturdays and Sundays in October. The self-guided tour of this one-of-a-kind treasure includes original art and sculptures created by the owner including 24 life-sized figures and 21 bronze and aluminum tabletop sculptures.
▶️ Saturdays & Sundays in October ▶️ 140 N 5th Street, Savanna, IL
Feel like taking a walk on the dark side? Kidding. The 𝗙𝘂𝗹𝗹 𝗠𝗼𝗼𝗻 𝗛𝗶𝗸𝗲 at Jarrett Prairie Center in #ByronIL will be lit by the moon! Held 9/30 & 10/28. #free but registration is required. Get info at link in bio, under EVENTS.
Get ready to 🎸 Rock out at #TheHairBandNight concert at @TLPlayhouse Oct. 7! Relive the epic vibes & wild hairdos from the golden era of rock 🤘🔥 #HairBandConcert #RockNRollNostalgia 👉 This is a one-night only event. Get tix info at our bio link under EVENTS.