Big Foot Beach Trail is a 5.5 mile loop trail located near Lake Geneva, Wisconsin that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round.
Much of the Des Plaines River Trail runs through a protected corridor made up of a series of public lands that are part of the Lake County Forest Preserve District. The Gurnee Leg is 7.5 miles from Route 120 north to Wadsworth Road. Good for hiking, trail running, cycling, birding and fishing.
Des Plains River Trail Sedge Meadow is a point-to-point trail located near wadsworth, Illinois that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible from April until October. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.
The preserve offers a short 0.3-mile grass loop trail with overlook, and a 2.7-mile gravel section of the Millennium Trail that stretches through Fourth Lake from just north of Rollins Road to Sand Lake Road where it connects to existing trail at Bonner Farm and McDonald Woods in Lindenhurst.
Developed in 1986, the Glacial Drumlin State Trail is one of Wisconsins best bicycle trails. Starting in Cottage Grove, the trail goes east for 52 miles where it connects with other trails in the Fox River Sanctuary in Waukesha.
Glacial Park and Vicinity is a loop trail located near Richmond, Illinois that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.
Four miles of paved and gravel trails wind through open fields, woodlands of stately trees, and wetlands. Trails here are open to bicycling, hiking and cross-country skiing, and in-line skating on the paved trail. Horses and snowmobiles are not permitted. http://www.lcfpd.org/assets/1/7/HastingsLak
Hebron Trail is a 5.2 mile point-to-point trail located near Genoa City, Wisconsin that features beautiful wild flowers. The trail is good for all skill levels offers a number of activity options. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.
Hoyt park trail is a 2.5 mile trail located near Milwaukee, Wisconsin that features a river. The trail is rated as moderate and primarily used for hiking, mountain biking & trail running. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.
More than 600 miles of trail are completed in 30 counties across Wisconsin. The completed sections of the Ice Age Trail are connected by roadways and other temporary routes, so you can spend a day exploring a segment of the trail or thru-hike the entire length, more than 1,000 miles.
Stretching leisurely for 6.5 miles along the sandy shore of Lake Michigan in northern Illinois, Illinois Beach State Park encompasses the only remaining beach ridge shoreline left in the state. Illinois Beach provides excellent hiking opportunities.
The Interurban trail, once part of an old railway, winds through rural and urban settings connecting several communities throughout its 30 paved miles. Its website states the trail is intended for year round uses, such as biking, in-line skating, walking, running and cross-country skiing.
The Lake Country Recreation Trail is a Waukesha County trail that runs east to west from Waukesha to Oconomowoc. It is partially on an old railroad ROW, so it is relatively flat, though there are a few good hills in the middle section. The trail is completely paved, and shares a few public roads.
Open year round, LGCT Arbor Trails is located on 100 private acres of mostly heavily wooded property with a variety of terrain that will challenge even the most expert and experienced riders or hikers.
McDonald Woods is 308 acres. A 3.8-mile loop gravel trail winds around the woods and wetlands. A 0.3-mile woodchip trail is open for hiking and cross-country skiing and leads to a basswood and sugar maple forest.
Great trails through a variety of vegetation, hardwoods, pine plantations, open meadows, and kettle moraine terrain. There are six different trails of varying lengths and degrees of difficulty, providing great hiking or skiing for all levels of ability. A shelter, toilets & parking available.
Oak Leaf Trail is the jewel in the crown of Milwaukee County's extensive trail system. The trail meanders more than 100 miles in and around the city of Milwaukee on a changing terrain of flat rural plains and hilly city streets.
Rollins Savanna is one of Lake County's largest forest preserves with 1,220 uninterrupted acres. Scattered groves of large oaks, wide-open prairies teeming with wildflowers and native grasses, and abundant wetlands offer the perfect setting for grassland birds and other wildlife.
Rush Creek has 3 beautiful trail options. A short loop of about a mile, a long loop (1.5miles) that connects with the short loop, and the horse trail (5 mi). I've run and walked all of them many times. The horse trail presents a great opportunity for a trail run when it isn't being used by horses
An oak forest, 86-acre Sterling Lake and the Des Plaines River provide a picturesque backdrop for a variety of outdoor recreation activities at this preserve. Five miles of trails are open to hikers, bicyclists, horseback riders, and cross-country skiers. The Des Plaines River Trail (DPRT) bisects
wadsworth boat launch is a 1.3 mile out and back trail located near Wadsworth, Illinois that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for canoeing, hiking, road biking & trail running and is accessible year-round.
Wadsworth Savanna is traversed by the Des Plaines River Trail in a north-south heading between Wadsworth Road northward to Rt. 173 (Rosecrans Road). This trail is used for biking, hiking, trail running, birding, and snowmobiling.