The Shawnee National Forest Is Home To The Most Dangerous Hikes In Illinois
The most dangerous trails in the Midwest can be found in Illinois in the Shawnee National Forest. There is a popular recreational area there that is known for its rock boulders and slippery paths. Keep reading and learn how to keep yourself safe when visiting this place.
During these uncertain times, please keep safety in mind and consider adding destinations to your bucket list to visit at a later date.
What other dangerous trails have you encountered in Illinois? Share your stories with us below in the comments.
An Illinois transplant who grew up and went to school in Indiana for 22 years, Elizabeth holds a BFA in creative writing and has enjoyed traveling across the country and parts of Europe. She has visited half of the states, as well as parts of Canada, Mexico, and the Caribbean, and regularly travels home to the Hoosier State to see friends and family. With more than five years of writing experience, Elizabeth’s articles have been featured on several websites, and her poetry and short stories have been published in multiple literary journals.
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