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Recommended Routes in Northwestern Illinois - 1

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Favorite Approach to Wooden Corkscrew features.
Intermediate/Difficult

Full Dorrance Ride

3.9 mi 6.3 km 401' Up 122.25 m Up 441' Down 134.27 m Down

Port Byron, IL

Northwestern Illinois Biking

  • 126 Miles 203 Kilometers of Trail
  • 1 Recommended Route
  • 12 Easy Trails Easy Trails
  • 9 Intermediate Trails Intermediate Trails
  • 1 Difficult Trail Difficult Trails
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Trails in Northwestern Illinois - 21

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63.2 mi 101.8 km #1I & M Canal Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Rockdale, IL
Easy/Intermediate
Rockdale, IL
0.3 mi 0.4 km #2South System Descent
Intermediate
Hampton, IL
Intermediate
Hampton, IL
0.4 mi 0.6 km #3North System Descent
Intermediate
Hampton, IL
Intermediate
Hampton, IL
1.5 mi 2.4 km #4Oakely Dokely
Easy/Intermediate
Port Byron, IL
Easy/Intermediate
Port Byron, IL
4.4 mi 7.1 km #5Lake Storey Trail System
Intermediate
Galesburg, IL
Intermediate
Galesburg, IL
1.6 mi 2.5 km #6South System Loop
Intermediate
Hampton, IL
Intermediate
Hampton, IL
4.0 mi 6.5 km #7I.C. Rail Trail
Intermediate
Dixon, IL
Intermediate
Dixon, IL
26.2 mi 42.1 km #8Rock Island Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Dunlap, IL
Easy/Intermediate
Dunlap, IL
0.6 mi 1.0 km #9South System Climb
Easy/Intermediate
Hampton, IL
Easy/Intermediate
Hampton, IL
0.7 mi 1.1 km #10Overlook Loop
Intermediate
Hampton, IL
Intermediate
Hampton, IL

Photos of Northwestern Illinois - 22

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Great ridge climb traversing along the Lake Storey spillway.
Apr 19, 2016 near Galesburg, IL
Curved wood berms at Illiniwek Forest Preserve on the newly rerouted South Loop descent.
May 9, 2015 near Hampton, IL
Wood berm on the newly rerouted South Loop decent trail.
May 9, 2015 near Hampton, IL
A 160-foot long ladder bridge meanders through the woods.
Apr 19, 2016 near Galesburg, IL
One of many wooden features built at the Lake Storey Trail System.
Apr 19, 2016 near Galesburg, IL
Switchbacks a the end of the North Loop decent.
May 9, 2015 near Hampton, IL
Just past the log pile on section 1. 10/01/16 TKMBD
Oct 11, 2016 near Dixon, IL
40' log ride.
May 18, 2015 near Hampton, IL