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1,136
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0 - 75 mi
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599
Walking
584
Hiking
1,665
Other activities
Illinois has approximately 1,136 trails, including 599 for walking, 584 hiking trails and 1,665 for other activities. These trails range from 0 to 75.4 miles in length. The most popular trails are Greene Valley Forest Preserve Loop, Midewin National Tallgrass Prairie Hike and Fullersburg Woods Forest Preserve Loop. The last Trails.com member to complete a trail in Illinois was Michael B. who completed Shawnee National Forest: Little Grand Canyon Trail .
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Piney Creek Ravine’s secretive canyons hide the biggest display of prehistoric petroglyphs ...
The leafy canyons of Starved Rock are a unique geological treasure, a vertical landscape ...
Little Grand Canyon Trail is a hiking trail in Jackson County, Illinois. It is three miles ...
Giant City Nature Trail is a hiking trail in Union County, Illinois. It is a mile long ...
Illinois Prairie Path Aurora Branch is a hiking and biking trail in DuPage County, Kane ...
Deer Grove Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Cook County, Illinois. It is within Deer ...
It’s hard to believe that all the scenic lakes and wooded hills at Kickapoo State Park ...
If you love to see carefully selected flowers, trees, and bushes growing in perfectly ...
While following this winding trail through the diverse and sometimes rugged landscape ...
Volo Bog State Natural Area Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Lake County, Illinois. ...
You may be surprised to find this much natural beauty just 20 miles from the Loop. Nearly ...
Formerly a private retreat for a local industrialist, Matthiessen State Park features ...
The first section of this river hike takes you along the wooded bluffs above wide sections ...
As I drove around the bend from the entrance of Beaver Dam State Park to the lakefront, ...
Grant Park has often been called Chicago’s front yard, and in its present guise it is ...
This route introduces you to a collection of intriguing Mississippi River towns. Starting ...
The Illinois Prairie Path, one of the first rail trails in the nation, runs along the ...
Campanula Trail is a hiking trail in LaSalle County, Illinois. It is within Starved Rock ...
Goodenow Grove Nature Preserve Trail is a hiking trail in Will County, Illinois. It is ...
Pilcher Interpretive Trail is a hiking trail in Joliet, Illinois. It is 1.2 miles long ...
Lake Renwick Bikeway is a hiking and biking trail in Plainfield, Illinois. It is 2.6 miles ...
Messenger Woods Trail is a hiking trail in Homer Glen, Illinois. It is 1.8 miles long ...
Great Western Trail is a hiking and biking trail in DeKalb County and Kane County, Illinois. ...
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