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
Address: Hennepin Canal Parkway State Park
Description:

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
Address: 512 Greenpark Avenue
61241
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City: Colona
Hennepin Canal Parkway State Park
Address: 24000 N 1920th St
Description:

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...

City: Atkinson
La Hacienda Mexican Grill
Address: 504 1st Avenue
61241
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City: Colona
Lavender Crest Winery
Address: 5401 US Hwy 6
61241
Description:

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...

City: Colona
Hours: Sunday through Saturday 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Lunch served 11a.m. to 3 p.m.
Scott Family Park
Address: 5775 Poppy Garden Rd
61241
Description:

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...

City: Colona