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Illinois outdoors: Illinois River Road National Scenic Byway

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Click here for today's column for the beginning of a two-day journey along the Illinois River Road National Scenic Byway.


The photo of the mallards in flooded timber came from a stop at Chillicothe Bottoms, a new Ducks Unlimited project on the edge of town, a cooperative effort by DU and Audubon, near the end of our day exploring the Illinois River Road National Scenic Byway.

Click here for planning your own journey along the byway.

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I love the drive along the river road and decided to create an audio tour that can be listened to while taking ad drive in the area. Check it out at

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This page contains a single entry by Dale Bowman published on March 24, 2013 6:09 PM.

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