Galena, Illinois, is a charming town in the northwest corner of the state. Located in the Driftless region, the town is nestled amongst hills on the banks of the Galena River. 

Eagle Ridge Resort & Spa hosts area media for their annual morel mushroom hunt with extravagant meals and a walk in the woods.

Not far from the charming town of Galena, in the northwest corner of Illinois, is Casper Bluff Land & Water Reserve, a preserve of prairie and forest overlooking the Mississippi River.

Have you ever ridden a zipline? Experience what it's like to ride a zipline with Long Hollow Canopy Tours in Galena. It's an experience you'll never forget, and one you'll want to repeat.

As you approach the extreme northwest corner of Illinois the flat horizons disappear. Known as the driftless area, this is a place the glaciers missed.

If you're looking to get away for some R, R, & R - rest, relaxation, and recreation - Eagle Ridge Resort & Spa is the place to go. Located just seven miles from Galena, the resort is set amidst rolling hills on a private lake. Even if you avail yourself of the many activities on the property itself and in the surrounding area the gorgeous setting makes for a serene getaway.

When you're considered one of the Midwest's best resorts your restaurants are held to a higher standard. The cuisine needs to meet and exceed expectations of excellence.

In the world of gourmet cuisine the mighty morel is a much-desired delicacy. The distinctive mushroom is considered by many to have the best taste of all the wild fungi.

Since staying at the Inn at Irish Hollow in Galena I've tried to think of ways to describe the experience, but only one word seemed to truly