Illinois River Road National Scenic Byway
January 19, 2022
This part of the Illinois River Road National Scenic Byway route begins southwest of Chicago in Peru and continues south along the western bank of the Illinois River to the North side of Peoria where it turns to the east side of the river for the return trip to Spring Valley, IL.
Lots to see with plenty of diversions in the historic communities along the river.
For more information go to illinoisriverroad.org
115 miles. About 2 hours, 15 min.
The route information is effective the date above and may be outdated. You should review the route for accuracy before taking the drive. The route is for the private purpose of the reader and driving the route does not make it a PCA sanctioned event and PCA insurance is not in effect during your drive.