This Hidden Spot In Illinois Is Unbelievably Beautiful And You’ll Want To Find It
Next time you’re visiting Illinois’ premier resort town of Galena, you need to stop by the lesser-known attraction, Horseshoe Mound Preserve. Unbelievable views, rustic trails, and special treasures await at this unique conservation area.
Nature lovers and photographers alike need to know about this amazing hidden spot. Scroll on for details on how to get there.
We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/
Horseshoe Mound is located at 1679 N Blackjack Rd. in Galena. Get more information through its Facebook page here.
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An Illinois transplant who grew up and went to school in Indiana for 22 years, Elizabeth holds a BFA in creative writing and has enjoyed traveling across the country and parts of Europe. She has visited half of the states, as well as parts of Canada, Mexico, and the Caribbean, and regularly travels home to the Hoosier State to see friends and family. With more than five years of writing experience, Elizabeth’s articles have been featured on several websites, and her poetry and short stories have been published in multiple literary journals.
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