Colona

Where every day can be a vacation day!

Colona is a recreational paradise.  Many amenities are found along the Rock River and the Hennepin Canal Parkway State Park, which goes through town from one end to the other.  Enjoy hiking, biking, fishing, boating, and even snowmobiling in the winter.  Colona also has a shooting range, a campground/resort with many amenities, and a winery/ bistro.  Nine parks can be found throughout the town, featuring family-friendly activities including ball diamonds, basketball courts, soccer fields, playgrounds, lots of pavilions for family events, and even horseshoe pits.  Visit Colona and discover why every day can be a vacation day!

Annual Events

  • Memorial Weekend Carnival and Parade
  • Freedom Celebration & Fireworks
  • Hennepin Hustle 5K Run & Walk
  • Fort Obie Rendezvous

American Discovery Trail
Hennepin Canal Parkway State Park

Bureau Junction to Iowa Line (Rock Island) What a way to travel - about 75 miles, from one major river to another (the Illinois and the Mississippi), all on one newly built trail. The Hennepin Parkway...

Colona Donut Shop
512 Greenpark Avenue
61241
Colona
Hennepin Canal Parkway State Park
24000 N 1920th St

The Hennepin Canal Parkway State Park, a 104-mile linear park, is a rustic, historic, educational, and recreational jewel spanning five counties and includes the entire width of Henry County with acce...

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La Hacienda Mexican Grill
504 1st Avenue
61241
Colona
Lavender Crest Winery
5401 US Hwy 6
61241

A perfect place to meet family and friends for lunch. Lavender Crest Winery features wine production, a wine tasting room, a gift shop, an espresso bar that serves lunch, and a banquet center that sea...

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Sunday through Saturday 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Lunch served 11a.m. to 3 p.m.
Scott Family Park
5775 Poppy Garden Rd
61241

Colona's Scott Family Park offers RV and tent camping to the public, seasonal and daily rates available. Reserve one of the six wooded forest cabins for family outings or consider one of the two farmh...

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