Walk Across A 75-Foot Suspension Bridge On Kankakee River Trail In Illinois

Kankakee River State Park is located near the village of Bourbonnais in Kankakee County just south of Chicago. With 4,000 acres spanning across both sides of the Kankakee River, the park is open to many recreational activities throughout the year including hiking, biking, fishing, cross-country skiing, camping, boating, horseback riding, and more. It’s quite a scenic destination with trails that are accessible for both strollers and wheelchairs, canyons, a river, and a suspension bridge that spans across a creek.

During these uncertain times, please keep safety in mind and consider adding destinations to your bucket list to visit at a later date.

Have you traveled across the Rock Creek Suspension Bridge at Kankakee State Park? What is your favorite suspension bridge in Illinois? Let us know in the comments.

For more on the Kankakee River Trail, head to the AllTrails webpage. And if you are interested in visiting a few swinging bridges in the state, head to our post on Pontiac’s Humiston-River Park which has three such bridges.

Address: Kankakee River Trail, Illinois, USA