Bike Trails and Walking Tours
in Carroll County Illinois

Great River Bike Path

Great River Bike Trail – from  Savanna to the Quad Cities
815-273-2722 or 815-589-4545 /
Providing fantastic biking, hiking, running and walking opportunities.
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2016 Bike Tour from Port Byron Illinois to Sparta Wisconson
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Visitors can walk or bike the Great River Trail that traverses through the prairie and along Spring Lake. ThereGreat River Bike Path } Carroll County are many opportunities for photographers to get that special picture of a bald eagle, sandhill crane, trumpeter swan, or the prickly pear cactus. No matter what your interest is, there is something for you to see and do.

The Great River Trail begins in Savanna and travels south through many small river towns along the Mississippi River. There are many opportunities for antiques, dining, and viewing boats and barges on the Mississippi River. The path from Savanna to the Ingersoll Wetlands Learning Center is paved and makes a great path for the handicapped with wheelchairs or powered scooters.

Click a link for one of these lodging businesses near the Great River Bike Trail

The Blue Bedroom Inn - Savanna
Seven Eagles RV Resort - Savanna
Mississippi River Lodge - Thomson
The River House - Thomson
Executive Inn - Thomson