GREAT RIVER ROUTE-GRAFTON TOUR
Drive Dates: Thursday September 21 and Friday September 22, 2023.
Drive Distance: 100 Miles
Tour Duration: 5 hours
This tour will head west to St. Charles County to State Highway 94, which is part of the original state highway system built in 1922 and closely parallels the Missouri river. The tour then heads north through the river basin agricultural midlands winding along the border of the Mississippi river. We circumvent the Pelican Island Natural area and then take respite for a special VIP mid-stop at a private river front estate in Spanish Lake, overlooking the river.
The tour then heads north to Highway 100 bordering the river bluffs and the mighty Mississippi through historic Alton, Illinois; and finally, to our destination at the scenic River bluff town of Grafton, Illinois.
With sweeping river views and resort quality outdoor amenities such as the Grafton Sky tour, hiking trails, zip lines and on-site winery and brewery, this river town will offer Treffen guests a great Illinois river town experience. Check out: https://www.riversandroutes.com/cities-towns/visit-grafton/
The group will enjoy a private luncheon at the Grafton Winery & Brew Haus overlooking the river and then have a chance to experience many of the amenities Grafton has to offer.
Check out: https://www.thegraftonwinery.com/