Get to know the palos trails by starting at country lane woods and hiking the rolling terrain around cranberry slough nature preserve one of only a few peat bogs in illinois. This mountain bike primary trail can be used downhill only and has a moderate overall physical rating with a 38 ft blue climb.
Chicago mountain bikers have fought hard for decades to keep palos singletrack open for cyclists.
Palos mountain bike trail. Subscribe add to favorites print map 3d map donate to earn trail karma. 103 of 125 mountain bike trails in illinois. What makes it great.
Wayne and i tearing it up eastbound on three ravines at palos mountain bike trails. Mileage is approximated to the closest tenth of a mile. Some trails are shared with equestrian riders.
Palos hills mountain bike hike trail running trails illinois. Organizations like the chicago area mountain bikers have helped with trail maintenance and education to make sure cyclists are riding responsibly. Palos is a 925 ft popular black diamond singletrack trail located near sunderbruch park iowa.
55 miles 89 kilometers of trail 1 recommended route 9 easy trails. More stats for palos mountain bike trail trail. Wayne was kind enough to go slow enough to stay in sight.
All colored lines represent trails. On average it takes 1 minutes to complete this trail. The trail starts with an old gravel country lane that provides a wide path for hiking biking cross country skiing or horseback riding through the heart of the preserve.
Palos forest preserve activity log embed map of palos forest preserve mountain bike trails palos forest preserve mountain biking points of interest. Mountain biking palos forest preserve. First added by alvin santoy on jan 1 2003.
Palos trail system shelt er trail intersection marker note. 17 intermediate trails. 65 trails with 127 photos.
12 351 in the world. The result is a trail system unlike any other in the area a natural retreat that offers a something. Several miles of trails with varying difficulty tough singletrack log jumps steep climbs and downhills.