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Lee County

Nachusa Grasslands

2075 Lowden Road
Franklin Grove, IL 61031
COVID19 UPDATE:  Nachusa Grasslands is open. The public can hike in the non-fenced areas. Social distancing six feet apart is…
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Carroll County

Mississippi Palisades State Park

16327A IL Route 84
Savanna, IL
Palisades is the word used to describe a line of lofty, steep cliffs usually seen along a river, and Mississippi…
Lee County

Lowell Park Bike Path

Bradshaw St and Washington Ave
Dixon, IL 61021
This is a 3.5 mile paved trail used for hiking and biking. The path begins at the corner of Bradshaw…
Published in Biking and Hiking
Whiteside County

Rock Falls Bike Share Program

RB&W Park-301 E 2nd Street
Rock Falls, IL 61071
Rock Falls Tourism is proud to present the Koloni Bike Share program in Rock Falls LOCATION The rack is located…
Published in Biking and Hiking
Lee County

Lee County Trails

Lee Co Tourism Office - 113 S Peoria Ave
Dixon, IL 61021
Lee County Illinois has some great trails for hiking, mountain biking, snowmobiling, hunting, fishing, camping and cross-country skiing. You will…
Lee County

Gremel Wildlife Sanctuary

1881 Lewis Rd
Amboy, IL 61310
The Illinois Audubon Society purchased 395 acres of the former Green Wing Environmental Laboratory from Augustana College in Rock Island,…
Ogle County

Jarrett Prairie Preserve Biking & Hiking Trail

7993 North River Road
Byron, IL 61010
Dedicated Illinois Nature Preserve with over 450 acres of dolomite prairie and savanna remnants and restorations with several miles of…
Published in Biking and Hiking
Ogle County

Edward F. Vassallo Land & Water Reserve

7578 W Pines Rd
Mt Morris, IL 61054
The Edward F. Vassallo Land and Water Reserve is a privately owned reserve located adjacent to White Pines State Forest. …
Whiteside County

Martin's Landing/Sinnissippi Dam Walkway

10th Avenue & 2nd Street
Sterling, IL 61081
The Sinnissippi Dam Walkway provides a link between the ever expanding trail system in Sterling and the Hennepin Feeder Canal…
Published in Biking and Hiking
Ogle County
Jack's Landing

Jack's Landing

corner of 2nd & Lafayette St
Oregon, IL 61061
Owned and operated by the Oregon Park District, Jacks Landing is a 10 acre site located at the corner of…
Ogle County

Oregon Area Bike Trails

Oregon Depot Museum - 401 Collins St
Oregon, IL 61061
If you like biking, then you are going to LOVE Oregon! As the trailhead to a wide variety of rides,…
Published in Biking and Hiking
Ogle, Lee & Whiteside County
The Rock River Trail is a a 320-mile National Water Trail through 11 counties in Wisconsin and Illinois and we invited you…
Published in Biking and Hiking
Ogle County

Elkhorn Creek Biodiversity Preserve

Corner of West Grove & Freeport Rd
Forreston, IL 61030
  On your visit to Elkhorn Creek Biodiversity Preserve you can connect with nature. Relax on a creek-side bench, explore…
Whiteside County

Morrison-Rockwood Recreational Trail

Norrish Rd & Orange St
Morrison, IL 61270
  The Morrison-Rockwood Recreational Trail runs from just north of the covered bridge on Norrish Road off of Orange Street,…
Published in Biking and Hiking
Carroll County

Arnold's Bike Shop

831 W Main St
Thomson, IL 61285
Located near the Great River Bike Trail.  We specialize in designing and building recumbent bicycles and tricycles. We also sell…
Published in Biking and Hiking
Ogle County

Carnation Park

1 Webster St
Oregon, IL 61061
Carnation Park is part of the Oregon Park District and consists of approximately 5.5 acres along the scenic Rock River.…
Published in Biking and Hiking
Lee County

Green River Cyclery

205 E 1st St
Dixon, IL 61021
We offer repairs, overhauling and selling of used bikes and as a special service for those who can’t manage to…
Published in Biking and Hiking
Lee County

Amboy Marsh Wildlife Sanctuary

US Rt 52 & Mormon Rd
Amboy, IL 61310
The Amboy Marsh Wildlife Sanctuary is 272 acre of wetlands offering a rare and fragile ecosystem, which includes endangered turtles…
Ogle County
If you like biking, then you are going to LOVE Oregon! As the trailhead to a wide variety of rides,…
Published in Biking and Hiking
Whiteside County

Mead's Bike Shop

414 Locust St
Sterling, IL 61081
Mead's Bike Shop is the largest premier retail bike store in the area. They have three full time and two…
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