• Beauty of Nature

    Spring is here s so get outside and enjoy the beauty of nature. 
    Lowell Park, established in 1907, has a nature center where all ages can learn about nature.  Go picnicking with your family, biking, walking, bird watching and so much more!  Located in Dixon this park has picture perfect scenery.
    Kane County Forest Preserve District has many different places you can go.  For a list of places visit: kaneforest.com.  Bliss Woods Forest Preserve is one of them, located in Sugar Grove.  There is an RV park, picnic shelter and an open play area, among other things to see. 
    So pack up ...

  • Unique Eats

    Find new and unique places to eat while you travel along the Lincoln Highway. Here are a few examples of unique eateries.
    Listen to live music while you eat at The House Café in DeKalb. From burgers to pizza; soups and sandwiches there is something for everybody. Vegan options for just about anything are available.
    With 44 flavors there sure is something to please everyone Batavia Creamery is the place to be. Custom-made ice cream makes are also available.
    Book lovers celebrate. TownHouse Books & Café in downtown St. Charles is for you. Eat soups, sandwiches; drink coffee or wine ...

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Fun Facts!

  • The first name proposed for the Lincoln Highway was the Coast-to-Coast Rock Highway.
  • By 1927 90% of Americans owned an automobile.
  • The Town of Fulton, Illinois has an authentic, working Dutch windmill.
  • Chicago Heights Illinois is known as The Crossroads of the Nation, because the Lincoln and Dixie Highways intersect.
  • The very first Seedling Mile is located in Malta, Illinois.