The One Loop Trail In Illinois That’s Perfect For A Short Day Hike, No Matter What Time Of Year

If you’re an avid hiker, you probably have no problem hitting the trails in any season and maybe even in any kind of weather. For the rest of us, well, we tend to stick to hiking when the weather is warm and the skies are clear. But there are some year-round hikes that just about anyone can do including one particular short loop hike in Illinois.


Have you gone for a hike at Hastings Lake? What is your favorite short loop hike in Illinois? Let your fellow readers know in the comments. For more information on the Hastings Lake Loop, visit AllTrails.

If you want to explore more of the great outdoors, you can also check out 12 scenic trails in Illinois, one for each month of the year. 

Address: Hastings Lake Forest Preserve, 21155 W Gelden Rd, Lake Villa, IL 60046, USA