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The Heritage Corridor Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) encompasses the communities and counties along the historic 97-mile Illinois and Michigan Canal National Heritage Corridor. The Heritage Corridor spans from the Chicago Portage Area just southwest of Chicago to LaSalle-Peru including the counties of Will, Grundy, LaSalle and Putnam. The region conveniently located along I-55 from Chicago to Joliet along I-80 west to LaSalle-Peru.

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Mule-Pulled Canal Boat Tour

Dates: Now - Oct. 28, 2018
Times: 10:00am, 1:00pm & 4:00pm
Category: Education/History
Location: Canal Corridor Association, 754 First Street, LaSalle, IL 61301
Phone: 815-220-1848
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Climb aboard a replica 19th century mule-pulled canal boat and ride the route Lincoln traveled! Your guides, dressed as Canal era crew, will take you back in time to life on the American frontier and the Illinois Prairie. Meet our mules, Moe & Larry, and learn how horses and mules pulled passengers and cargo between Chicago and LaSalle. Group tours & private rentals are also available.

For more information visit www.iandmcanal.org or call (815)220-1848x1838


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