LaSalle Canal Boat
LaSalle, Ill. 61301
Cost: Price: $14 Adult, $12 Senior, Youth (16 and under) $8, Child (3 and under) Free
Ride the Route that Lincoln Traveled. Step back in time and experience a mule-pulled one-hour trip on a replica 19th century canal boat. Meet Larry and Moe, our mules and learn how to take care of them. Tour guides dressed as pioneer crew will share their adventures as you ride on the I&M Canal as it was 150 years ago. Rain or shine, enclosed cabin. Visitor center with cafe, gift shop, and info. Reservations strongly encouraged at (815) 223-1851.
Your one-hour, round trip journey on a full-size replica canal boat will take you on the same hand-dug waterway that 19th century pioneers traveled. Your guides, dressed as Canal Era crew and passengers, will take you back in time to life on the American frontier and the Illinois prairie.