These 7 Illinois Hiking Trails Lead To Some Incredible Pieces Of History

Our great state is home to many historic trails that lead to Illinois wonders from a long gone time. There is much to discover all over this state, and this list of seven hiking trails will show you seven of our best kept secrets.

Find pieces of Illinois history all along these paths. Scroll on for details about where these wonders live. 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/

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