5 Fun Summer Activities at Chestnut Mountain Resort (Alpine Slide!) in Galena IL USA

Chestnut Mountain in Galena Illinois has you covered for year round fun!  In the winter months it is a ski resort with 19 runs of different difficulties.  But the Chestnut Mountain adrenaline rush isn’t just confined to winter, nope, during the summer there are a whole range of other activities to keep you entertained while enjoying views of the Mississippi River!

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The Port of Dubuque: Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium in Dubuque, IA

The National Mississippi River Museum and Aquarium in Dubuque is one of Iowa’s top tourist attractions!  It is one of only a handful of establishments that is accredited by BOTH the American Alliance of Museums and the Association of Zoos and Aquariums!  The museum is split into 2 main sections, the National River Center and the Mississippi River Center (which focuses on the history and wildlife found along the Mississippi) and today I share my favourite must see areas of the museum!

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9 Places to go Hiking near Dubuque, Iowa!

Who’s ready for the summer?!  In this post I share some of my favourite places to go hiking in Dubuque Iowa! There are so many ways to enjoy the great outdoors in Dubuque county, there’s something for everyone!

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