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Hotels/Motels

Comfort Inn
510 E. Etna Rd, Ottawa
815-433-9600

National Reservations 800-221-2222

Whilpool suites, continental breakfast, complimentary 24hr coffee, indoor pool and meeting rooms. MC, V, AE, D, DC

Holiday Inn Express
120 W. Stevenson Rd, Ottawa
815-433-0029

Indoor pool and whilpool, complimentary breakfast buffet bar, whilpool suites, executive rooms available. All major credit cards accepted.

Ottawa Inn
I-80 & Rte 23, Ottawa
815-434-3400

Two room private jacuzzi suites, indoor pool & jacuzzi, cable TV, meeting rooms, restaurant & lounge. All major credit cards accepted.

Super 8
Rte 23 & I-80, Ottawa
815-434-2228

National Reservations 800-800-8000

Whilpool suites, large conference room, morning toast bar and 24hr complimentary coffee. MC, V, AE, D, DC.

Sands Motel
1215 LaSalle St, Ottawa
815-434-6440

Cinemax, ESPN, free morning coffee, V, AE, MC, D.

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Shops

Apple Butter
812 LaSalle, Ottawa
815-434-7867

A "Beary" special gift shop. Mon - Fri 9am - 5pm, Sat 9am - 3pm.

Antiques on Main
100 W. Main, Ottawa
815-433-1893

Antiques, collectables and art. M, Fri, Sat 10am - 5pm, Thurs 10am - 6:30pm, Sun 12pm - 4pm.

Country Ridge Crafts
301 W. Main
815-433-3188

Grandma's Attic Antique Mall
219 W. Main, Ottawa
815-434-7332

150 year old building with four floors of antiques, collectables, crafts, perfumes, gourmet coffees and more. Mon - Sat 9:30am - 5pm.

Frank Polancic's Sport Shop
704 LaSalle, Ottawa
815-434-5108

B&B Live Bait
116 W. Washington, Ottawa
815-433-0432

7am - 5pm, seven days a week. Closed the month of Janurary.

W&W Variety & Sports
405 W. Main, Ottawa
815-434-1555

Hunting and fishing supplies

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DINING

* Within five blocks of the Trail

Court Street Restaurant
618 Court St, Ottawa
815-433-1330

Serving breakfast, lunch and dinner with a wide variety of home style cooking. Cocktales available. Tues - Sat 6am - midnight, Sun - Mon 6am - 9pm.

Green Mill Cafe
100 W. Madison, Ottawa
815-434-6626

Hickory House *
317 W. Norris Dr, Ottawa
815-433-1833

Monte's Riverside Inn *
903 E. Norris Dr.
815-434-5000

Full service continental dining and banquets. Located on the scenic Fox River. Mon - Fri Lunch 11am - 2pm, dinner 5pm - 9pm, Sat 4pm - 11pm, Sun 11am - 11pm.

Oogies Restaurant *
1212 LaSalle, Ottawa
815-434-0666

Row House Cafe *
728 Columbus, Ottawa
815-433-2233

Located in an 1800's rowhouse building, the Row house serves breakfast and lunch, featuring homemade muffins, scones, quiche, salads, sandwiches, soups, deserts, espresso and gourmet coffee. Also nightly dinner specials on Fri & Sat. Mon - Thurs 8am - 3pm, Fri - Sat 8am - 9pm and closed on Sunday.

The Steak House *
1321 LaSalle St, Ottawa
815-433-2400

Featuring steaks, seafood, pasta and poultry. For the health conscious, offering a wide selection of "Heart Smart" dinner entrees. Banquet facilites available. Lunch served Wed - Fri 11am - 2pm, Dinner Wed - Sun 5pm - 10pm. MC, V, AE.

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THINGS TO DO

Allen Park
Rte 71, S. side of IL River, Ottawa

Public boat launch, two paved ramps, picnic area, tennis courts and playground equipment.

Dettore's Lanes
714 Columbus, Ottawa
815-433-0033

Dettore's West lanes
1758 Ottawa Ave, Ottawa
815-434-0378

14 automatic lanes, AMF magic score.

Dayton Ridge Golf Course
I-80 & Rte 23, Ottawa
815-434-0145

Nine hole golf course and driving range. Individual and group lessons available. Pro-shop on site.

Four Star Marina
Canal Rd, Ottawa
815-434-1744

Cove off main channel, gas, dock, launch, ramp, restrooms / showers, laundry, pump out, winter storage, 155 slips, travellift, bar and grill

Ottawa Marine Service
214 LaSalle, Ottawa
815-433-3435

Boat sales, repair, gas, dock, marine supplies.

Paramount Skating Arena
1511 Chestnut, Ottawa
815-433-9463

Adult night first Sunday of the month. hours, Wed 6:30pm - 9:30pm, Fri - Sat 7:30pm - 10:30pm, Sat - Sun afternoon 2pm - 4:30.

Pine Hills Golf Club
Rte 4, S. Ottawa Twp.
815-434-3985

Nine hole golf course, individual and group lessons available, pro-shop and snack bar on site. Summer 6:30am - 7:30pm, Winter 7am - 5pm.

Roxy Cinema
807 LaSalle, Ottawa
815-433-0160

Starved Rock Adventures (Boat Rentals)
Starved Rock Marina, Ottawa
815-434-6386

Rentals of houseboats, jet boats, jet ski's and water ski's.

Starved Rock Marina
DeeBennett Rd, Ottawa
815-433-4128

Marina, boat service, sales, restaurant / lounge, boutique and boat rentals. Open seven days a week.

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SERVICES

Ottawa Police Dept
301 W. Lafayette, Ottawa
815-433-2131

Community Hospital of Ottawa
1100 E. Norris Dr, Ottawa
815-433-3100

Ottawa Area Chamber of Commerce
100 W. Lafayette, Ottawa
815-433-0084

Smitty's Bike Shop
1410 Guion St, Ottawa
815-434-0717

Medi-Rx Pharmacy
411 W. Main, Ottawa
815-433-2255

Walgreens
545 E. Norris Dr, Ottawa
815-433-0485

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