The Hiking Trail Hiding In Chicago That Will Transport You To Another World

If the most hiking you typically get is through a concrete jungle, it’s time to discover Chicagoland’s more natural areas. There is an epic hiking trail hiding near our fabulous city that will make you feel far away from the skyscrapers and heavy traffic, and you simply can’t miss it.

Nature lovers unite and take this amazing trail through one of the Chicago area’s most beautiful places. Keep reading to find out where it is located.

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Crabtree Nature Center is located at 3 Stover Road in Barrington, and you can get more information on their Facebook page.

If you’re looking for a more centralized natural area, check out Chicago’s one and only secret garden!

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