Where is the Illinois River Road?
Traversing both east and west sides of the Illinois River from Ottawa, 150 miles south to Havana, the Illinois River Road has spurs to the communities of Princeton and Canton. The Illinois River Road corridor has over 100 natural and historic sites and numerous unique communities located throughout its 10-county region.

The Scenic Byway is conveniently located between Chicago and St. Louis, but just far enough to get away from it all. So get off the beaten path and see what the Illinois River Road has in store for you!


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Illinois Scenic Byways

Illinois River Road Report

Illinois River Road Report

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Unique Shopping Along the Illinois River Road

Since driving America's Byways are all about getting off the beaten path and experiencing "Authentic America," there is no better way to truly experience the region than to explore its communities. Immerse yourself in all the region has to offer.

Explore the many unique options for shopping below that will help make your journey something special.  Many of our communities have a selection of nationally recognized stores for your stay.  For a full list of options, please visit our Byway Community pages for information links. 

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1000 Bass Pro Shops Drive, East Peoria, IL 61611
All Bass Pro Shops are known for their visual dynamics; however, our 150,000 sq ft store simply awes the masses from the moment they cross the threshold. In fact, photo ops ab...View Details.
Phone: (309) 427-3400
Area: East Peoria
GPS: 40.693172, -89.537221 Map It!

827 W Camp St, East Peoria, IL 61611
Gift Shop...View Details.
Phone: (309) 694-7592
Area: East Peoria
GPS: 40.679296, -89.58648 Map It!

1175 County Road, 1200 E., Metamora, IL 61548
Herbs, flowers and produce available at farmstand, at Heights Farm Market, Peoria Riverfront Market....View Details.
Phone: 309-657-4923
Area: East Peoria
GPS: 40.80673, -89.312564 Map It!

1861 State Route 26, Lowpoint, IL 61545
Offering Illinois and locally made and produced products....View Details.
Phone: 309-369-5080
Area: East Peoria
GPS: 40.90078, -89.427693 Map It!

On the Square , Metamora, IL 61548
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Phone: 309-367-4569
Area: East Peoria
GPS: 40.790793, -89.362535 Map It!

1496 Upper Spring Bay RD., East Peoria, IL 61611
Watermelons and Cantalopes sold on farm or at the Metro Center Market...View Details.
Phone: 309-822-0245
Area: East Peoria
GPS: 40.743799, -89.512263 Map It!