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  • Grafton Ferry

    Take the Ferry to Grafton This Weekend

    Catch the Grafton Ferry for your weekend getaway along the Mississippi and Illinois rivers! Enjoy a tranquil ferry ride across the Mississippi River to downtown Grafton. Sip wines at award winning wineries. Have a drink alongside the river at local restaurants. Shop until you drop at riverside ...

  • Calhoun County Peaches Are Back

    They're Here: Look for Calhoun County Peaches Now

    Do you have Georgia on your mind during peach season? How about Calhoun County instead. This small peninsula county located in southwest Illinois, just minutes from St. Louis, is famous for its tree-ripened peaches. Bite into a juicy peach and you’ll be a ...

  • 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

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

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    Scenic view of Illinois River

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    Sunset in Calhoun County

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    Bluff line in Calhoun County

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    Beautiful fall foliage in Calhoun County