The Longest Bike Trail In Illinois, The Grand Illinois Trail, Takes You On A Beautiful Six-Day Journey
By Elizabeth Crozier|Published June 14, 2020
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.
The longest bike trail in the Land of Lincoln loops around the entire northern section of Illinois. You could spend multiple days exploring the different sections of this mostly paved path. Scroll on for more details.