Chestnut Mountain Resort, tucked away in the unglaciated hills of northwest Illinois, has long been one of the Midwest’s most popular resorts since its development in 1959. Located just 8 scenic miles south of historic Galena Illinois, Chestnut Mountain Resort sits atop a bluff overlooking the beautiful Mississippi River, making it the perfect venue for your special day.
Our friendly and expert staff are ready to assist you with all your details and menu selections, ensuring a successful event.
Chestnut Mountain Resort hosts wedding ceremonies at two picturesque locations overlooking the majestic Mississippi River Valley. Whether you choose the Sunset Garden or the Grand View North Pointe, your ceremony backdrop can only be surpassed by the beauty of the Happy Couple.
Wedding Ceremony Includes:
- White folding chairs set-up to the wedding couples’ specifications
- Wedding arch/trellis
- Tables for unity candle, sand & guest book
- Electrical service
- Discreet restrooms located at the North Pointe
- Portable sound system with microphone
- Discounted room rates for your guests
- Incredible view
- Site fee guarantees indoor option due to inclement weather
Chestnut Mountain Resort
8700 West Chestnut Mountain Rd
Galena, IL 61036