Visit Galena and Stockton Attractions from This Hotel
Located in beautiful Jo Daviess County, the Country Inn & Suites hotel is minutes from outdoor attractions
in both Stockton and Galena, IL, including golf courses, ski areas and fishing holes. The Chestnut Mountain Resort is a short drive from the hotel and boasts thrilling ski slopes. At McMotopark, you can get your adrenaline going by taking a motorbike over challenging hills and around tight curves. Visit Apple River Canyon State Park for some of the area’s best fishing, hiking, picnicking and biking. If you want to learn more about local culture, you will want to see the impressive collection at the Stockton Heritage Museum and tour the vineyard at Massbach Ridge Winery. Book your hotel room today and start planning your explorations! Some of the area’s must-see attractions:
- Apple River Canyon State Park (7.1 miles)
Featuring beautiful limestone bluffs, springs and wildlife, the Apple River Canyon State Park is the perfect place to hike, picnic and fish.
Phone: +1 (815) 745-3302
- Apple River Fort (13 miles)
This historic fort preserves the history surrounding the 1832 Black Hawk War through demonstrations and hands-on events.
Phone: +1 (815) 858-2028
- Chestnut Mountain Resort (35 miles)
Pack your snow boots and plan to spend a day at Chestnut Mountain, where you can ski on 19 different trails and try out the 7-acre terrain park.
Phone: +1 (800) 798-0098
- Massbach Ridge Winery (9.5 miles)
Tour the vineyards of this family-owned winery and then stop by the tasting room to pick up a bottle to take home with you.
Phone: +1 (815) 291-6700
- McMotopark (19 miles)
Try your hand at motocross racing at the daily open ride or check the calendar to see when you can catch a race.
Phone: +1 (815) 238-1614
- Stockton Heritage Museum (0.1 mile)
Learn about the history of Kraft Foods and the importance of the Chicago Great Western Railroad at the Stockton Heritage Museum. Open on Saturdays from 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m., May through October.
Phone: +1 (815) 947-2220