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October 2017

Mega Hike

October 23
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One event on September 24, 2017 at 12:00am

Starved Rock State Park, Routes 178 & 71
Utica, IL United States
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Have you ever wanted to hike all the canyons in the park? Well, now you can do it in one day. Hikes leave the lodge at 8:30, 9, & 9:30 AM both days. Finish times are approx. 4:30, 5, & 5:30 PM. Included is trolley transportation, guides, boxed lunch, and a specially-designed performance t-shirt. Reservations required. Starved Rock Lodge • 815-220-7386 • starvedrocklodge.com

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Starved Rock Walkers Club

October 26
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Thursday, repeating until December 28, 2017

Starved Rock Lodge, 2668 East 875rd Road
Oglesby, IL 61348 United States
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Every Thursday (year round) Weekly guided hike through Starved Rock State Park, Matthiessen State Park, I & M Canal and the occasional walk into a nearby Nature Preserve. Every Thursday morning, year round. The group meets in the lobby of the Lodge and departs at 9:00am. Hikes last between 2 and 3 hours, depending on the destination. The hikes vary each week and over a 3-month period, the group will see the entire park. So, over the course of a…

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Help Wanted Tour

October 26
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Sunday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2017

I&M Canal Boat, 754 First Street
LaSalle, IL 61301 United States
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Be a CAPTAIN, a DECKHAND, or a MULE-TENDER for the day! During this interactive living history tour, you will get to roll up your sleeves for a first-hand look at life on the canal in the year 1848, the year that the I&M Canal began to carry cargo and passengers along the 96-mile, hand-dug canal. Lunch is included, reservations required, tickets available online.

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National Mule Day

October 26
I&M Canal Boat, 754 First Street
LaSalle, IL 61301 United States
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Mule Day is an annual celebration of all things related to mules. The LaSalle Canal Boat Mules (Moe & Joe) pull the full-size replica canal boat down the historic I&M Canal. Come celebrate Moe & Joe and receive a FREE carrot to feed them with every purchase of the LaSalle Canal Boat ticket! This tour offers its passengers a glimpse into a bygone era and the heritage of the Irish immigrants who dug the canal by hand in Illinois’ pioneer…

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Mules, Mansion, Mimosas

October 27
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 29, 2017

I&M Canal Boat, 754 First Street
LaSalle, IL 61301 United States
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Combine a mimosa at Lock 16 Café, a historic 1-hour mule pulled boat ride on the I&M Canal Boat, and a 1-hour tour of the historic Hegeler Carus Mansion. Step back to 1848 and take a ride on the I&M Canal on The Volunteer, a mule-pulled Canal Boat. Meet our guides and hear their stories of life along the canal in 1848, when the I&M Canal first opened and Illinois was the western frontier. After your boat tour come into…

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Help Wanted Tour

October 27
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Sunday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2017

I&M Canal Boat, 754 First Street
LaSalle, IL 61301 United States
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Be a CAPTAIN, a DECKHAND, or a MULE-TENDER for the day! During this interactive living history tour, you will get to roll up your sleeves for a first-hand look at life on the canal in the year 1848, the year that the I&M Canal began to carry cargo and passengers along the 96-mile, hand-dug canal. Lunch is included, reservations required, tickets available online.

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The Mule-Pulled I & M Canal Boat Haunted Boat Tours!

October 27
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One event on October 28, 2017 at 12:00am

I&M Canal Boat, 754 First Street
LaSalle, IL 61301 United States
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Take a haunted boat tour up the canal and hear spooky stories on-board. A unique adventure and an unforgettable experience! Fun for all ages. Kids activities at Lock 14 near the boat dock. Advanced reservations are recommended since space is limited. Call 815-220-1848 for boat schedule and reservations.

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I&M Canal Boat’s Haunted Boat Tour

October 27 - October 29
Lock 16 Visitor Center, 754 First Street
LaSalle, IL 61301 United States
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(Friday thru Sunday ONLY) I&M Canal Boat 754 First Street LaSalle (815)220-1848 www.iandmcanal.org A Halloween adventure filled with legend, mystery and horror! As dusk falls on the I&M Canal, climb aboard the Canal Boat, The Volunteer, where you’ll hear the legend of canal mule-tender and western hero Wild Bill Hickok & Irish legends from around the area. Drinks & snacks will be for sale. Advanced reservations are recommended, space is limited.

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Fall Colors Trolley Tour

October 27 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Friday, repeating until October 30, 2017

Starved Rock State Park, Routes 178 & 71
Utica, IL United States
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Enjoy Starved Rock during the most beautiful time of the year. Tour includes a relaxing trolley ride, hot lunch in our rustic Main Dining Room, and guided scenic walk to Council Overhang and Ottawa Canyon. The walk is less than a mile and will take 45 minutes. This tour is not recommended for individuals with limited mobility. Reservation required. Starved Rock Lodge • 815-220-7386 • starvedrocklodge.com

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Fright Trail 6

October 27 @ 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:00pm on Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 28, 2017

Cedar Creek Ranch, 249 IL-71
Cedar Point, IL 61316 United States
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Experience Fright Trail 6 all of October! Opens at 5:00. Trail opens at dusk for the guided walking tour 20-25 minutes. All ages. Food is available for purchase. Fun,entertainment, and games.

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