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  • Great River Road Flood Conditions

    2019 Great River Road Flood Conditions

    Warm Spring temperaturs, melting snow and heavy rainfall means rising river waters. Historic river crests have occurred along the Mississippi, Illinois and Missouri rivers and river levels are starting to fall. Plan your trip to the Great Rivers & Routes region using ...

  • Fireworks Along the Mississippi River

    Fireworks Along the Mississippi River for 2019

    Alton Fireworks: Photo by Scott Evers Photography Once a year, the night skies over the Mississippi River light up with the reds, yellows, ...

  • Calhoun County Barn Quilt

    Where to Find the Best Barn Quilts in Calhoun County

    The Calhoun County Barn Quilt Project began in 2008 as a community-based effort to promote and preserve the agricultural and rural heritage of Calhoun County. ...

  • Calhoun Ferry

    Calhoun Ferry

    Nestled between the mighty Mississippi and Illinois rivers, Calhoun County can be accessed by crossing the Mississippi River by the Golden Eagle Ferry for a small fee.Known for peaches in the summer and apples in the fall, the county offers miles of prosperous farms and orchards. It ...

  • Step on Guide

    Step On Guide Program

    Come explore the beauty and history of Calhoun with a narrated tour provided by one of our Step-on-Guides.  Our Step-on-Guides will meet your tour bus as you arrive in the county and provide a narrated tour to ensure you experience all the history and charm Calhoun county has to offer.  ...

GALLERY

  • Calhoun County

    Calhoun County is a great place to see the scenic views of the Illinois and Mississippi rivers.

  • Calhoun County

    Sunset in Calhoun County

  • Calhoun County

    Beautiful fall foliage in Calhoun County

  • Calhoun County

    Scenic view of Illinois River

  • Calhoun County

    Bluff line in Calhoun County