Short Summer Day Excursion

Short Summer Day Excursion

Are you looking for a short summer day excursion? The quaint town of Richmond, IL. makes a great day trip. Begin your day with a walk through antique lane which is centrally located in the downtown business area. This popular area features numerous shops and is famous for the one-of-a-kind treasures that your find along the way. Take a break and stop for lunch at a local favorite, the Dog and Suds where you can enjoy service to your car by the most pleasant attendants.

After spending some time shopping and visiting with the town’s merchants, you may just decide to stay! Continue your day out with a visit to the Trails of Pheasant Ridge where you can view a two story decorated model and Gerstad Builders (Voted #1 builder in McHenry County) most luxurious ranch home, the Jefferson. This intimate community, in keeping with the country atmosphere of Richmond has only 32 home sites. The Jefferson is our largest ranch home, but we can build from seven ranch floor plans or custom design one for you. As you meet the neighbors you will again meet people helping people. To conclude your excursion a few steps away from The Trails of Pheasant Ridge is the International Wine and Cheese House. You can sample various wines, cheeses, etc. and purchase some to take home. After your short day excursion, you might be thinking the quaint country life in Richmond is for you. If so, Gerstad Builders will be glad to help with your future housing needs. We can be found at or by calling 815.678.2222.

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