Cross Country Skiing Trails in Illinois

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  • Arches Rail Trail

    Rail-Trail

    State: IL
    Length: 2.2 miles
    Surface: Dirt, Grass

    Opened in the Fall of 2012, Arches Rail Trail continues to be improved by an active local support group. It lies between Butler and Hillsboro, Illinois, along a section of an old 1850s route that stretched west nearly to the Mississippi River ...
  • Buffalo Creek Trail

    State: IL
    Length: 3.2 miles
    Surface: Crushed Stone

    The Buffalo Creek Trail makes a loop around the scenic Buffalo Creek Forest Preserve in Long Grove. The crushed-gravel trail provides access to facilities throughout the park. Along the way, you’ll pass through open prairie, over several ...
  • Busse Woods Trail

    State: IL
    Length: 11.2 miles
    Surface: Asphalt

    The Busse Woods Trail system is located within Ned Brown Forest Preserve, a 3,700-acre property in the western suburbs of Chicago. There are 11.2 miles of paved trails for cyclists, equestrians and pedestrians. The main loop is nearly 8 miles, ...
  • Carlyle Lake Bike Trail

    State: IL
    Length: 10.3 miles
    Surface: Asphalt, Concrete

    The Carlyle Lake Bike Trail is located in one of Southwest Illinois's most popular recreational areas, just 50 miles east of St. Louis, Missouri—not far from that area's abundance of great trails, as well. Since the Army Corps of Engineers built ...
  • Chain O' Lakes Bike Path

    Rail-Trail

    State: IL
    Length: 3.2 miles
    Surface: Asphalt

    The Chain O' Lakes Bike Path is a paved trail that runs between E. Grand Avenue in Fox Lake and Grant Woods Forest Preserve to the east. The trail parallels the railroad track and Rollins Road/CR 31, passing by the Ingleside Metra station before ...
  • Conservation District Trail

    State: IL
    Length: 2.3 miles
    Surface: Asphalt

    North of the Sangamon River crossing, the Conservation District Trail closely follows Stevens Creek through a flat and dense wetlands forest on the west end of Decatur. South of the river, the trail ascends two steep grades to end at the Rock ...
  • Constitution Trail (Bloomington-Normal)

    Rail-Trail

    State: IL
    Length: 36.4 miles
    Surface: Asphalt, Crushed Stone

    The Constitution Trail is so named because it was dedicated on the 200th birthday of the U.S. Constitution, September 17, 1987. The first and main north-south section of the trail was built along an abandoned line of the Illinois Central Gulf ...
  • Danada and Herrick Lake Regional Trail

    State: IL
    Length: 5.8 miles
    Surface: Crushed Stone

    This regional trail connects two of DuPage County's forest preserves—Herrick Lake and Danada—on a crushed stone pathway nearly 6 miles long. Together, the preserves cover more than 1,600 acres of scenic terrain, including woodlands, prairie, ...
  • Delyte W. Morris Trail

    Rail-Trail

    State: IL
    Length: 2.4 miles
    Surface: Asphalt

    The Delyte W. Morris Trail lies entirely on the campus of Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville (SIUE). It is named for the university's president at the Carbondale campus in the 1960s who helped create the Edwardsville campus. Students ...
  • Des Plaines River Trail

    State: IL
    Length: 56.3 miles
    Surface: Crushed Stone

    The Des Plaines River Trail and Greenway traverses north–south along the route of its namesake river along its course through both Lake and Cook counties. The corridor protects 85% of the riverine habitat in the county. The 56+-mile trail connects ...
  • Eagle Points Trail

    State: IL
    Length: 7.2 miles
    Surface: Asphalt, Crushed Stone

    Caution: While construction continues on the new I-270 bridge over the Mississippi River, be alert for trail restrictions or closings north of the parking lot access. The trail will remain open from the parking lot south. The Eagle Points ...
  • East Northbrook Trail

    Rail-Trail

    State: IL
    Length: 1.1 miles
    Surface: Asphalt

    The East Northbrook Trail is a 1-mile route through a wooded corridor adjacent to an out-of-service rail corridor in the Village of Northbrook. The trail provides access to residential neighborhoods, office parks and other amenities branching ...
  • East Prairie Bicycle & Walking Path

    Rail-Trail

    State: IL
    Length: 1 miles
    Surface: Asphalt

    Monticello is a small, central Illinois town steeped in a railroad history it still celebrates. Its Chamber of Commerce has offices and special activities in the historic downtown Train Depot. And it has a large and very active Railway Museum ...
  • Effingham TREC

    State: IL
    Length: 3 miles
    Surface: Concrete

    The first portion of the TREC (Trail Recreation Effingham County) system, totaling approximately 3 miles, is complete, although eventually 30 miles of county-wide bicycling and walking trails will be developed. The trail is a wide and well-maintained ...
  • El Paso Walking Trail (IL)

    Rail-Trail

    State: IL
    Length: 2.8 miles
    Surface: Crushed Stone

    The El Paso Walking Trail runs along part of an old railroad right-of-way through the town of El Paso, beginning at the city park on the south side of town and ending at a creek north of town among cultivated fields. The trail offers a pleasant ...
  • Fairview Park Trail

    Rail-Trail

    State: IL
    Length: 1.7 miles
    Surface: Asphalt

    The Fairview Park Trail, in western Decatur, traverses the large and beautiful Fairview Park and connects (via roadway) to the park's various attractions: an aquatic center, lake, gardens, pavilions, tennis courts, ball fields, skate park and ...
  • Fox River Trail (IL)

    Rail-Trail

    State: IL
    Length: 43.4 miles
    Surface: Asphalt, Concrete, Crushed Stone

    The Fox River Trail features 43 miles of spectacular biking, hiking and cross-country skiing along the scenic Fox River. The paved path can be challenging at times, but the extra pedal pushing is rewarded with some impressive scenery along the ...
  • Galena River Trail Extension

    Rail-Trail

    State: IL
    Length: 2.5 miles
    Surface:

    The Galena River Trail will extend from the current terminus South along the rail corridor to River Road. This will ad about 2.5 miles to the current trail, the town of Galens hopes to be in construction in 2012.
  • General Dacey Trail

    State: IL
    Length: 6 miles
    Surface: Asphalt

    The General Dacey Trail, which first opened in 2006, is a beautiful and richly varied trail located between the city of Shelbyville to the west and large Lake Shelbyville to the east. Its surface is oil and chip throughout. The two northernmost ...
  • Glen Carbon Heritage Bike Trail (MCT Heritage Trail)

    Rail-Trail

    State: IL
    Length: 11 miles
    Surface: Asphalt, Gravel

    Caution: As of September 2013, the westernmost 8 miles of the trail are closed due to trail reconstruction, from the trail’s terminus at its intersection with the Madison County Transit Nickel Plate Trail in Glen Carbon to the Silver Creek Bridge. ...
  • Grant Woods Bike Path

    State: IL
    Length: 5.9 miles
    Surface: Crushed Stone

    About an hour northwest of Chicago, the beautiful Grant Woods Forest Preserve spans more than 1,000 acres, offering an outdoor respite of prairie, woodlands and marshes. The crushed limestone pathway runs north-south through the park, providing ...
  • Great River Trail

    Rail-Trail

    State: IL
    Length: 60 miles
    Surface: Asphalt, Crushed Stone

    The Great River Trail is a breathtaking journey along 60 miles of the Mississippi River. The route is a mixture of paved rail-trail, small-town sidewalks, dedicated bike lanes on the street and a stretch of road shoulder along the Great River ...
  • Great Western Trail (DuPage County)

    Rail-Trail

    State: IL
    Length: 12 miles
    Surface: Crushed Stone

    The eastern segment of the Great Western Trail in Illinois follows 12 miles of an abandoned railway corridor through DuPage County, between Villa Park and West Chicago. There are plans to extend the eastern segment of the Great Western Trail ...
  • Great Western Trail (IL)

    Rail-Trail

    State: IL
    Length: 17 miles
    Surface: Asphalt, Crushed Stone

    The western segment of the Great Western Trail in Illinois follows 17 miles of an abandoned railway corridor through DeKalb and Kane counties, between LeRoy Oakes Forest Preserve and the town of Sycamore. The Chicago Great Western Railway (later ...
  • Green Bay Trail

    Rail-Trail

    State: IL
    Length: 8.9 miles
    Surface: Asphalt, Concrete, Crushed Stone

    The 9-mile Green Bay Trail runs parallel to Chicago's Metra commuter rail line north of the Chicago city limits. Stretching through North Shore towns such as Kenilworth, Winnetka, Highland Park and Lake Bluff, the corridor is flanked by restaurants, ...
  • Green Diamond Rail-Trail

    Rail-Trail

    State: IL
    Length: 4.3 miles
    Surface: Asphalt

    Dedicated on August 5, 2000, the Green Diamond Rail-Trail was the first bicycling/pedestrian trail in Montgomery County. Partially funded by the Illinois Department of Natural Resources, the trail is the first leg of a possible 16 miles of trails ...
  • Greenbelt Bikeway

    State: IL
    Length: 1.7 miles
    Surface: Concrete

    The backbone of the Greenbelt Bikeway runs north–south along Copper Slough, passing through two large city parks divided by W. Bradley Avenue. In Dodds Park to the north, there is a spur west through soccer fields to the primary parking lot ...
  • H.U.M. Trail

    Rail-Trail

    State: IL
    Length: 3.5 miles
    Surface: Asphalt

    The H.U.M. Trail (a.k.a. the Huntley–Union–Morengo Trail) runs for 3.5 miles, arrow-straight, next to the old railroad tracks between Morengo and Union. This pleasant corridor passes among cultivated fields between to the two towns, with occasional ...
  • Hennepin Canal Parkway

    State: IL
    Length: 104.5 miles
    Surface: Asphalt, Crushed Stone

    The Hennepin Canal Parkway, administered by the Illinois Department of Natural Resources as a state park, follows an old towpath along a canal opened in 1907 and quickly abandoned due to competition from railroads. The canal was originally built ...
  • Hesse Trail

    Rail-Trail

    State: IL
    Length: 0.7 miles
    Surface: Asphalt

    Hesse Trail connects two neighborhoods and a park in the city of O'Fallon with plans to extend and connect it to other trails in the large Metro-East area. It is a short, completely tree-covered rail-trail, well used by local residents. Except ...
  • Illinois & Michigan Canal State Trail

    State: IL
    Length: 68.5 miles
    Surface: Crushed Stone, Gravel

    The Illinois & Michigan Canal provided the final link in the water route from the east coast to the Gulf of Mexico by connecting Lake Michigan to the Mississippi River via the Illinois River. Today, the Illinois & Michigan (I&M) Canal State ...
  • Illinois Prairie Path

    Rail-Trail

    State: IL
    Length: 61 miles
    Surface: Asphalt, Concrete, Crushed Stone

    The Illinois Prairie Path (IPP) is one of the country's first rail-trail conversions. It consists of five connected trail segments with three main branches that converge at Volunteer Park in Wheaton. The 61-mile trail follows the historic path ...
  • Jane Addams Trail

    Rail-Trail

    State: IL
    Length: 14.8 miles
    Surface: Asphalt, Crushed Stone

    Stretching north from Freeport, Illinois, to the Wisconsin state line, the Jane Addams Trail is a natural wonder. Expect to see birds and wild animals-from exotic aerial hunters, such as owls and hawks, to run-of-the-mill squirrels and deer. ...
  • Joe Stengel Trail

    Rail-Trail

    State: IL
    Length: 7.9 miles
    Surface: Ballast, Grass, Gravel

    The Joe Stengel Trail follows an old railroad corridor for 7 miles between the town of Polo and the much smaller community of Woosung. The trail corridor traces farm country along a route scattered with trees. The natural surface can be rough ...
  • John Husar I&M Canal Trail

    State: IL
    Length: 8.9 miles
    Surface: Asphalt

    The John Husar I&M Canal Trail is the northernmost trail developed on the Illinois & Michigan Canal National Heritage Corridor. The Illinois & Michigan Canal provided the final link in the water route from the east coast to the Gulf of Mexico ...
  • Kishwaukee River Recreation Path

    State: IL
    Length: 2.5 miles
    Surface: Asphalt

    The Kishwaukee River Recreation Path runs for 2.5 miles in Cherry Valley on the outskirts of Rockford in northern Illinois. The well-maintained, asphalt trail connects the Kishwaukee River Forest Preserve with Blackhawk Springs Forest Preserve. ...
  • Kishwaukee-Kiwanis Trail

    Rail-Trail

    State: IL
    Length: 4.5 miles
    Surface: Asphalt

    The Kishwaukee-Kiwanis Trail winds through the northern Illinois town of DeKalb, coursing along a river, through woodlands, among open spaces through parks and through suburban back yards. The trail passes along the east side of Northern Illinois ...
  • Kiwannis Park/West Side Trail

    State: IL
    Length: 1.5 miles
    Surface: Asphalt

    Except for short-distance walkers, the principal attraction of the Kiwannis Park/West Side Trail is its connection to the other parts of Decatur's trail system. From its western terminus, one can access the Conservation District Trail and, from ...
  • Lake of the Woods Path

    State: IL
    Length: 3.3 miles
    Surface: Asphalt

    This trail through the Lake of the Woods Forest Preserve shows off Central Illinois' great natural beauty. Starting from the west, the trail meanders through a wonderfully restored prairie. It passes by a beautiful botanical garden and woods, ...
  • Lincoln Park Trail

    State: IL
    Length: 0.9 miles
    Surface: Asphalt

    The Lincoln Park Trail runs along the wooded north banks of the Sangamon River. It's mostly flat with a few low hills. Visible from the trail are Decatur's Lincoln Park, some classic old neighborhoods (with brick streets), and the old sections ...
  • Lincoln Prairie Grass Trail

    Rail-Trail

    State: IL
    Length: 12.9 miles
    Surface: Asphalt, Crushed Stone

    The Lincoln Prairie Grass Trail runs 12 miles, much of the way along an old railroad right-of-way between County Highway 2 east of Charleston and the ball fields at 10th Street in Mattoon; an additional 1-mile loop takes you around the ball ...
  • Lincoln Prairie Trail

    Rail-Trail

    State: IL
    Length: 14.8 miles
    Surface: Asphalt

    The Lincoln Prairie Trail runs between County Road 12 at State Route 29 west of Pana and Paw Paw Street in Taylorville. The trail parallels SR 29 for nearly the entire route. Built upon an abandoned rail bed, the trail includes four original ...
  • Long Prairie Trail

    Rail-Trail

    State: IL
    Length: 14.43 miles
    Surface: Asphalt

    The Long Prairie Trail began life as a section of the Kenosha Division Rail Line in the 1850s, when most small communities in northern Illinois and southern Wisconsin were serviced by the crisscrossing tracks of the "KD" Line as it traveled ...
  • Lost Bridge Trail

    Rail-Trail

    State: IL
    Length: 5.6 miles
    Surface: Asphalt

    The Lost Bridge Trail, jointly managed by the Springfield Park District and the village of Rochester, is one of the area's earliest and most popular multiuse trails-even for locals taking a weekday break on their lunch hour. Well-maintained, ...
  • Lowell Parkway Trail

    Rail-Trail

    State: IL
    Length: 3.5 miles
    Surface: Asphalt

    The Lowell Parkway Trail runs through the charming town of Dixon, Illinois, boyhood home of Ronald Reagan. The trail occupies the rail bed of the old Illinois Central Railroad, between Lowell Park and John C. Roe Park, on the northwest side ...
  • Madison County Transit Confluence Trail

    Rail-Trail

    State: IL
    Length: 18.7 miles
    Surface: Asphalt

    Caution: Trail closures are occurring in two areas along the southern half of this trail: 1) near the construction site of the new I-270 bridge over the Mississippi River, and 2) at the construction site of the new harbor facility at Bissell ...
  • Millennium Trail

    State: IL
    Length: 14.2 miles
    Surface: Asphalt, Concrete, Crushed Stone

    The planned 35 miles of the Millennium Trail will eventually connect communities and forest preserves in Lake County's central, western and northern sections. The first segment of the trail opened in 2002 at Lakewood Forest Preserve in Wauconda. ...
  • Moraine Hills State Park Trail

    State: IL
    Length: 11.4 miles
    Surface: Asphalt, Crushed Stone

    Moraine Hills State Park Trail offers a wonderful experience for any geology or nature aficionado. A moraine is an accumulation of earth and stones carried and finally deposited by a glacier. Throughout the park, one can see the glacial till, ...
  • North Branch Trail

    State: IL
    Length: 20 miles
    Surface: Asphalt

    The beautiful North Branch Trail is named for the North Branch of the Chicago River, along which it winds. At its northern end, the trail begins at the south end of the Chicago Botanic Garden and continues south to circle the Skokie Lagoons ...
  • North Shore Bike Path

    Rail-Trail

    State: IL
    Length: 7.7 miles
    Surface: Asphalt, Crushed Stone

    The North Shore Bike Path runs for nearly 8 miles between Lake Bluff and Mundelein, paralleling State Route 176 for the path's entire length. The trail is one of dozens in the Chicagoland area, all of which link to one another for cross-city ...
  • O'Malley's Alley Trail

    Rail-Trail

    State: IL
    Length: 0.5 miles
    Surface: Concrete

    O'Malley's Alley is a paved, half-mile trail through a residential area south of Kaufman Lake on the western end of Champaign. On Kenwood Road (at the eastern end of the trail), you can head south on the sidewalk along the roadway to reach Centennial ...
  • Old Plank Road Trail

    Rail-Trail

    State: IL
    Length: 22 miles
    Surface: Asphalt

    The 22-mile Old Plank Road Trail travels over the original Michigan Central Rail Road (MCRR) line, a railroad started about 1850 that ran from Lake Station in East Gary to Joliet. The rail was nicknamed the “Joliet Cut-Off” because it enabled ...
  • Palatine Trail

    Rail-Trail

    State: IL
    Length: 16.1 miles
    Surface: Asphalt, Concrete

    The Palatine Trail is a sinuous system of trails that run between Deer Grove Forest Preserve and Paul Douglas Forest Preserve in the city of Palatine. The trail links neighborhoods, parks and golf courses, as well as the campus of Harper College ...
  • Pecatonica Prairie Trail

    Rail-Trail

    State: IL
    Length: 12.5 miles
    Surface: Asphalt, Crushed Stone

    The Pecatonica Prairie Trail, formerly known as the Pecatonica Prairie Path, is a 12.5-mile rail-trail extending from the western edge of Rockport to the Winnebago–Stephenson county line west of Pecatonica. The crushed limestone-surfaced route ...
  • Pekin Park Bike Trail

    Rail-Trail

    State: IL
    Length: 4.3 miles
    Surface: Asphalt

    The Pekin Park Bike Trail traverses more than 4 miles between Allentown Road and the Illinois River at Pekin bridge. The trail does a loop in Coal Miners' Park and passes through Mineral Springs Park, making for a nice family outing. The trail ...
  • Prairie Trail (IL)

    Rail-Trail

    State: IL
    Length: 28 miles
    Surface: Asphalt, Crushed Stone, Dirt, Gravel

    The Prairie Trail—not to be confused with the Illinois Prairie Path—is a 28-mile route starting just 0.8 mile from the Wisconsin–Illinois boarder in Genoa City, Wisconsin, and ending in Algonquin, Illinois. The trail is a beautiful piece of ...
  • Prospect Heights Bike Path

    Rail-Trail

    State: IL
    Length: 4.2 miles
    Surface: Asphalt

    Prospect Heights Bike Path runs between Woodland Trails Park and Country Garden Park, paralleling the commuter rail tracks on its north–south leg. The trail provides a nice off-road route through the Chicago suburb of the same name, linking ...
  • River Trail of Illinois (Carl "Bud" Schmitt Trail)

    Rail-Trail

    State: IL
    Length: 7.5 miles
    Surface: Asphalt

    Running from East Peoria to Morton, The River Trail of Illinois was resurfaced in summer 2011. From East Peoria, the hiking and biking trail travels southeast along the old Illinois Terminal Railway line. Trail users can experience a bit of ...
  • Robert McClory Bike Path

    Rail-Trail

    State: IL
    Length: 26.5 miles
    Surface: Asphalt, Concrete, Crushed Stone

    The Robert McClory Bike Path is notorious for its conglomeration of names over the years. At any given time—and depending on whom you ask—it has been called the Green Bay Trail and the North Shore Bike Path, although those names now refer to ...
  • Rock Island Trail (IL)

    Rail-Trail

    State: IL
    Length: 35 miles
    Surface: Asphalt, Crushed Stone

    Caution: As of June 26, 2013: Due to recent storm washouts, there are closed sections of the trail on its northern end between Toulon and Princeville. Check the state's DNR website or the Friends of the Rock Island Trail Facebook page for updates ...
  • Rock River Recreation Path

    Rail-Trail

    State: IL
    Length: 10 miles
    Surface: Asphalt

    The paved Rock River Recreation Trail winds throughout downtown Rockford and environs, following the east bank of the Rock River through Shorewood Park and Martin Memorial Park. Officially, the trail begins at Davis Park on the west bank of ...
  • Rock Run Greenway Trail

    State: IL
    Length: 10.4 miles
    Surface: Asphalt, Concrete

    The Rock Run Greenway Trail courses for nearly 10.5 miles between Theodore Marsh in Crest Hill and the Illinois & Michigan Canal State Trail near the Des Plaines River. At various places along the trail you'll find picnicking and playgrounds, ...
  • Sangamon River Trail

    Rail-Trail

    State: IL
    Length: 0.6 miles
    Surface: Concrete

    For a half-mile, western Monticello's Sangamon River Trail follows the former route of the Illinois Central Railroad, which carried passengers from Chicago to New Orleans. The trail includes a long, historical railroad bridge across the Sangamon ...
  • Stevens Creek Bikeway

    State: IL
    Length: 4 miles
    Surface: Asphalt

    The Stevens Creek Bikeway follows a scenic stream for 4 miles through neighborhoods and woodlands, connecting two parks (one at each end of the trail) on the western side of Decatur in central Illinois. The pathway is relatively flat and trail-goers ...
  • Stone Bridge Trail

    Rail-Trail

    State: IL
    Length: 5.8 miles
    Surface: Crushed Stone

    Built on a former rail bed dating back to the 1850s, the Stone Bridge Trail provides a crushed limestone pathway through rural countryside. A highlight of the trail is passage on Stone Bridge over the scenic South Kinnikinnick Creek. Built in ...
  • Stone Mill Trail

    Rail-Trail

    State: IL
    Length: 1.5 miles
    Surface: Asphalt

    The Stone Mill Trail runs between Lawrence Road in Harvard and Maxon Road in Chemung. The 1.5-mile, paved trail mostly parallels County Highway 17 (Ramer Road) and active railroad tracks, and will eventually be extended along the railroad right-of-way ...
  • Thorn Creek Trail

    State: IL
    Length: 9.3 miles
    Surface: Asphalt

    Thorn Creek Trail is currently open in two disconnected segments. Both are paved and travel through woodlands abundant with wildlife. The northern section stretches 4.6 miles through the Wampum Lake Woods Forest Preserve in Glenwood. The ...
  • Tinley Creek Trail (South)

    State: IL
    Length: 3.6 miles
    Surface: Asphalt

    The Tinley Creek Trail is currently in two segments. This southern segment is within the South Green Belt Forest Preserve between Flossmor and Matteson, just west of I-57. The trail traverses wooded areas and open green space interspersed with ...
  • Tunnel Hill State Trail

    Rail-Trail

    State: IL
    Length: 55.6 miles
    Surface: Concrete, Crushed Stone

    Southern Illinois' Tunnel Hill State Trail is a gem of a route, with 23 trestle bridges (including one that is 450 feet long), several ghost towns, a beautiful park, a comfortable trailhead in Vienna Station and, of course, its namesake tunnel—an ...
  • Valley Line Trail

    Rail-Trail

    State: IL
    Length: 1.1 miles
    Surface: Asphalt

    Just 1 mile long, the Valley Line Trail—also known as the Sauganash Trail—extends between Bryn Mawr Avenue and Devon Avenue in the Chicago neighborhood of Sauganash. Two bridges allow for safe crossings of busy roads. The trail, which occupies ...
  • Virgil Gilman Trail

    Rail-Trail

    State: IL
    Length: 11.5 miles
    Surface: Asphalt

    The Virgil Gilman Trail travels through forest and prairie, from a quiet, rural community college campus all the way into suburban Chicago. The trail's namesake, Virgil Gilman,was director of the Fox Valley Park District for 30 years and successfully ...
  • Waterfall Glen

    State: IL
    Length: 9.5 miles
    Surface: Crushed Stone, Grass

    The trail system in Waterfall Glen Forest Preserve makes a loop around the entire park. The preserve is geologically significant, featuring glacier-carved rock ridges, ravines and wetland potholes, which are not found anywhere else in the county. ...
  • Wauponsee Glacial Trail

    Rail-Trail

    State: IL
    Length: 22.3 miles
    Surface: Asphalt, Crushed Stone

    Traveling along the Wauponsee Glacial Trail, you'll be surprised just how quickly you can move from an urban environment into the rolling fields of the Midwest. Starting in Joliet, within shouting distance of Interstate 80 overhead ramps, you ...