Explore the natural beauty of nearby parks

Situated near some of the top businesses and attractions in Stockton, IL, the Country Inn & Suites offers convenient commutes for corporate and leisure travelers alike. Less than an hour from the hotel, adventure seekers can get their adrenaline pumping on the slopes of Chestnut Mountain Resort or the hairpin turns at McMotopark. For some slower-paced family fun, make your way to Apple River Canyon State Park for hiking, fishing and picnicking. Before your visit ends, learn about the area's history at the Stockton Heritage Museum, and then enjoy a taste of local culture with a tour of the Massbach Ridge Winery.
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Apple River Canyon State Park

6.54 mi / 10.53 km from the hotel
From fishing in mountain streams to hiking over scenic bluffs, this nearby park offers a variety of things to do in the natural beauty of Jo Daviess County.

Apple River Fort State Historic Site

11.05 mi / 17.79 km from the hotel
From May to October, you can tour a replica of the original fort, where a small band of soldiers mounted a successful defense against superior numbers during the Black Hawk War.

Stockton Heritage Museum

0.6 mi / 0.96 km from the hotel
On Saturdays from May through October, guests can visit the Stockton Heritage Museum for an educational look at the history of Kraft Foods and the Chicago Great Western Railroad.

Chestnut Mountain Resort

20.03 mi / 32.23 km from the hotel
Whether you take to the ski slopes in the winter or fly down the Alpine Slide in the summer, you can experience family-friendly thrills all year long at Chestnut Mountain Resort.

Massback Ridge Winery

9.91 mi / 15.94 km from the hotel
Enjoy a peaceful vineyard tour at this family-owned winery, and don't miss the chance to sample some of their finished product in the tasting room.


16.14 mi / 25.97 km from the hotel
Experience the fast-paced thrills of motocross firsthand at McMotopark, a local track where you can live out your motocross dreams. Is spectating more your speed? Check out their online calendar for races scheduled during your visit.