Bicycle/Pedestrian Paths

Cycling is popular along the Great River Road, whether you're out for a leisurely ride or looking for a multi-day trip. Paths of differing types and skill levels can be found in cities and parks along the byway. The Mississippi River Trail can be completed over multiple days or broken into segments for day trips. The Ben Butterworth Parkway is a paved path along the Mississippi River in Moline that is perfect for a short walk or a relaxed ride. Madison County Transit Trails offer numerous bike paths across the county. There are many options for differing skill levels and abilities, so head out to the byway and bring your bike!


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Galena/Jo Daviess County Convention and Visitors Bureau


91 Bouthillier Street
Galena, IL 61036
815-777-1050



Blackhawk Waterways Convention and Visitors Bureau


2nd Street & Emmons Avenue
Rock Falls, IL 61071



Quad Cities to Savanna
Savanna, IL 61074



7071 Riverview Road
Thomson, IL 61285
815-273-2732



Quad Cities Convention and Visitors Bureau


19408 Loud Thunder Road
Illinois City, IL 61259
309-795-1040


2nd Street And 1st Avenue
Moline, IL 61265



Sunset Road - 18th & 31st Avenues
Rock Island, IL 61201
309-732-7275



Quincy Area Convention and Visitors Bureau


Front & Hampshire Streets
Quincy, IL 62301
800-978-4748


1301 South 48th Street
Quincy, IL 62305
217-641-4214



Alton Regional Convention and Visitors Bureau


Russell Commons Park in Alton to 20th Street in Granite City, along Mississippi River & Canal
Alton, IL 62002
618-797-4600


Illinois Route 100 - Alton to Pere Marquette State Park
Alton, IL 62002
800-258-6645


13112 Visitor Center Lane
Grafton, IL 62037
618-786-3323


Hartford to Grafton
Hartford, IL 62048
618-465-6676


301 Riverlands Way
West Alton, MO 63386
636-899-0090



The Tourism Bureau ILLINOISouth


Madison County
, IL
618-797-4600


Metro Bike Link
618-628-8090


Metro-East Levee Trail
618-337-9500


2900 Benton Street
Granite City, IL 62040
618-877-3059


Old Chain Of Rocks Bridge
618-451-4838


Lakeview Drive
Waterloo, IL 62298
618-939-8600



Southernmost Illinois Tourism Bureau


Campus Drive, Southern Illinois University
Carbondale, IL 62901
618-453-1277





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