The Rock River plays such an important part of the history of Indian Hill Manor. The Rock River winds it way through Wisconsin and Illinois, through 11 scenic counties and 41 charming communities. We invite you to learn more about the Rock River Trail, which offers 320 miles of beautiful river to discover, starting in Waupun, and Theresa, WI, north of the Horicon National Wildlife Refuge, and ending where it flows into the mighty Mississippi River in Rock Island, Illinois.
The Rock River Trail is a National Water Trail, and it also offers 10 other trails to discover! You’ll savor the experience of the Wine and Craft Beer Trail and the delicious Chocolate Trail! Find nature along the Birding Trail and Hiking Routes. Art and History await you along the Rock River Trail Scenic and Historic Road Route. More ways to experience the trail include a Biking Route, Horseback Trails, and an Air Route that allows pilots to soar along the river.
Located along this trail are many sites of significance in the deep and varied history of this region. As you explore the Rock River Trail, this map will help identify destinations that will appeal to the history buff in all of us. In your travels you will find Native American historical sites, sites of architectural, literary and artistic significance, museums and historical centers, as well as historical markers and sites. Many of these attractions have been developed by the proud members of each community who want to preserve the story of the past as a living tribute to those who have come before us.