4 Cool And Calming Hikes To Take In Illinois To Help You Reflect On The Year Ahead

When the air becomes crisp and the weather threatens snow, it can be a challenge to get outside, but now is the perfect time to go on one of these winter hikes in Illinois. Clear your mind and find tranquility along these lesser trafficked paths. They will give you the perfect opportunity to reflect on the past year and the one to come. Scroll on for details about the best places to go on a winter walk in the Land of Lincoln.

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