The Magnificent Tower Rock Trail In Illinois That Will Lead You To A Hidden Overlook

The Prairie State has some incredibly diverse landscapes from prairie and lakes to rivers, hills, and rock formations. It’s not hard to find a scenic hike in any corner of the state. But scenic overlooks aren’t as easy to find, and some are even hidden away along pathways that don’t see as much foot traffic. If you would like to visit a scenic overlook that is tucked away along the banks of the Ohio River, head to Elizabethtown and hike the short and sweet Tower Rock Trail.


Have you traveled along the short Tower Rock Trail to the overlook? What are your favorite scenic overlooks around the Prairie State? Let us know in the comment section!

For more information on the Tower Rock Trail, visit the AllTrails webpage. Looking for another hidden gem that’s perfect for exploring? Check out this article from the archives.

Address: Tower Rock Rd, McFarlan Precinct, IL 62931, USA

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