This Historic Hike In Illinois Marks Abraham Lincoln’s Most Traveled Path

Few Illinoisans know that you can take a historic hike through the central part of the state that leads right down the path that Lincoln took. This paved rail-trail offers wonderful adventures you won’t want to miss.

If you love exploring diverse landscapes, you need to add this hike to your bucket list. Check it out:

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

For more like this, check out these seven incredible hiking trails in Illinois that lead to incredible pieces of history.

If you’ve ever taken this historic hike, we’d love to hear from you. Please share your experiences and photos with us below in the comments.