We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

fall travel

Which Galena hotels are on sale?
dd/mm/yyyy dd/mm/yyyy
See hotels
Level Contributor
13 posts
3 reviews
Save Topic
fall travel

If I want to see the fall colors which in oct or nov.

It better do in midweek or weekend for activities

Chicago's North...
Destination Expert
for Illinois, Chicago
Level Contributor
6,587 posts
267 reviews
Save Reply
1. Re: fall travel

late oct, usually 3rd or 4th week it peaks around here...

check out apple river canyon state park or mississippi palisades state park.... about half way from chicago is castle rock state park, near oregon, IL......

Edited: 20 August 2011, 05:52
Level Contributor
1,074 posts
30 reviews
Save Reply
2. Re: fall travel

The drive between Mississippi Palisades State Park and Galena is gorgeous in the fall. It is about 1/2 hour. The views from the overlooks at the park are just beautiful. Galena is more active on the weekends, and they often have activities. Their Oktoberfest is pretty fun and their Halloween Parade is quite unique. Halloween is quite the party and a lot of locals dress up.

3. Re: fall travel

-:- Message from TripAdvisor staff -:-

This topic has been closed to new posts due to inactivity. We hope you'll join the conversation by posting to an open topic or starting a new one.

To review the TripAdvisor Forums Posting Guidelines, please follow this link: http://www.tripadvisor.com/pages/forums_posting_guidelines.html

We remove posts that do not follow our posting guidelines, and we reserve the right to remove any post for any reason.

Removed on: 12 October 2012, 20:16