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Make your winter magical 
our winter getaway recommendations

Galena, Illinois hosts visitors all year long. The rolling hills along the Mississippi River offer plenty of picturesque landscapes and views. The Inn at Felt Manor will be decked for the holidays and the food will be magically themed!

From now until Valentine's Day weekend Felt Manor guests will receive a complimentary bottle of red or white wine with their 4pm happy hour. Happy hour is delivered to your room every evening!

Get in the holiday spirit by visiting Reflections in the Park in Dubuque. This is a short 20 minute drive from Felt Manor and it is a drive-through Christmas Light Display. (November 26-January 6 from 5pm-10pm)

Take the love of your life on a magical sleigh or wagon ride with Shenandoah Riding Center

Annual Holiday Events in Galena are MAGICAL. Here's just a small sample of the exciting annual winter events in Galena:

Nov 28 at 5:30PM: Lighting of the tree downtown 
Dec 5 @ 6:30PM: Holiday Fire in the Sky 
Dec 11 at 2PM: Living Windows
Dec 11 at sunset: Night of the Luminaria


Skiing in Galena:
Galena's world-renowned ski resort, Chestnut Mountain, offers 19 trails that span 220 acres! It is only 15 minutes away from Felt Manor. They offer lessons on select days if you're a newbie. If you're a seasoned skier, there are 6 black diamond slopes overlooking the Mississippi River so winter can be pretty busy in Galena!

Additional Outdoor Winter Activities:

Cross-Country Skiing 
Casper Bluff Land & Water Reserve
Galena River Trail
Rentals & a groomed trail are available at the Nordic Center.

Snowshoeing
Buehler Preserve
Casper Bluff Land & Water Reserve
Chestnut Mountain Resort
Galena Cellars Vineyard & Winery
Keough Effigy Land & Water Reserve
Winston Tunnel State Natural Area
For rentals, events, and maps of the above locations, contact Fever River Outfitters.

Cross-Country Skiing, Sledding, and Ice Skating are available for guests of Eagle Ridge Resort & Spa through their amenity package.

Book your socially distant visit today! 

The Inn at
Felt Manor

est. 1848
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