10 Exciting Adventures You Can Take Along The Mississippi River In Illinois
By Elizabeth Crozier|Published July 06, 2018
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.
While Illinois is home to many massive and integral bodies of water, one of its best is a river it shares with several other states. The Mississippi River runs all along the west side of the state, giving us our borders with Iowa and Missouri. From top to bottom, there are a plethora of activities to enjoy right on the water.
These 10 exciting adventures are sights to see. From state parks to historic sites, this list has it all. Check it out: