Local Activities

Located just minutes away from the Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife and Fish Refuge and Mississippi Palisades State Park, it is the perfect place to spend a weekend with nature. Hiking or biking the Great River Trail is also just minutes away, along with fishing and boating the Mississippi River.

Historic Galena, Illinois is only forty-five minutes away, (35 miles), where you can spend the day enjoying the many shops and area attractions. Stop by one of our local Farmer’s Markets in season in select locations throughout the county, for fresh produce, meats, and baked goods for a true Farm to Table experience. We also have several local wineries in the area. Return to Roberts’ Roost for a quiet romantic evening in the country with your fresh food and drink finds or dine at one of the areas great restaurants. There is something of interest for everyone in Carroll County, make Roberts’ Roost Country Guest House your place to stay to enjoy it all.