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Palos Trail System

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35 mi 56 km of trail 1 Featured Ride

Easy Trails 14 Trails Intermediate Trails 12 Trails Hard Trails 0 Trails

Food & Drink

Many locals head to Imperial Oak Brewing at 501 Willow Blvd Willow Springs, IL for a fine selection of craft beers along with a few non-alcoholic selections for non-drinkers. Food trucks can also be found here on weekends.

For hot and cold deli offerings, Spring Forest Deli at 8390 Archer Avenue in Willow Springs, IL has an excellent well-rounded menu. Indoor seating is limited, but there is an outdoor pavilion for fair weather outdoor dining.

Plenty of indoor and outdoor seating, brews, and hot food can be found at The Irish Legend at 8933 S. Archer Ave in Willow Springs, IL.

Those looking for a hearty breakfast can find it a short drive away at Willow Hills Restaurant and Pancake House at 6678 S. Joliet Rd in Indian Head P ark, IL.

El Faro Restaurant at 6136 South Archer Road in Summit, IL has the best tacos in the area.

After the Ride: Local Favorites

Al Bawadi Grill FRANCIS IS THE BEST WAITRESS HERE !! SHE SO NICE
7216 W 87th St, Bridgeview IL — (708) 599-1999
Portillo's In honor of me, get a Chicago dog loaded with fries and a large Diet Coke.
Portillo's This is the place that specially delivers to our Army men who are deployed.
Portillo's Chocolate Cake Shake!!!!!
The Patio BBQ chicken is delicious. Fresh soups everyday.
Gibsons Bar & Steakhouse If you're shopping at Oak Brook, Gibson's is a must. Just finished the Caprese and Shrimp Cocktail--to die for! Live trio band after 8 pm!!! An AWESOME place!!!!
2105 Spring Rd, Oak Brook IL — (630) 954-0000
Penn Station East Coast Subs Chicken teriyaki and fries are delicious!
Portillo's You haven't had Portillo's until you have had either a beef sandwich (with or without cheddar) or a Chicago Style Dog with everything.
170 W North Ave, Northlake IL — (708) 409-0000
Portillo's Cake shake is a must!!!
The Bavarian Lodge While the Lodge is beer-heavy, featuring a rotating selection of German and Belgian craft brews, meads and Trappist ales, its Dark and Stormy cocktail is one of the best in or outside the city.
1800 Ogden Ave, Lisle IL — (630) 241-4701
Portillo's Chocolate Cake Shake. Enough said.
Egg Harbor Cafe The bacado omelet is DELICIOUS!
Lou Malnati's Pizzeria Best deep dish Chicago style pizza in the world. Get The "Malnati Chicago Classic", awesome piles of Italian sausage and gobs of gorgeous cheese and sweet sauce.
Portillo's Order a Chocolate Cake Shake.
Meatheads Burgers & Fries has the rare New England style hot dog
2555 W 75th St, Naperville IL — (630) 355-6066
Noodles & Company Try their Pasta Fresca with grilled chicken! Such a light dish with lots of flavor!
2727 W 75th St, Naperville IL — (630) 718-2063
Bricks Wood Fired Pizza Try the anti-pasto salad! Their balsamic dressing is the best I've ever had!!
Hooters Stephanie was great! Very attentive and didnt question my foursquare reward!
Chick-fil-A I'll admit that their food was good, but I decided to stop eating there once I learned that their corporation advocates against equal rights for our gay and lesbian citizens.
Naf Naf Grill Make sure you get a lot if the green and white sauce. Green is very spicy!

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Trails in Palos Trail System - 25

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3.9 mi 6.3 km
#1 Stonehouse
Palos Hills, IL
3.9 mi 6.3 km Palos Hills, IL
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#2 Bloodshed
Burr Ridge, IL
0.3 mi 0.5 km Burr Ridge, IL
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1.0 mi 1.6 km
#3 Three Ravines
Burr Ridge, IL
1.0 mi 1.6 km Burr Ridge, IL
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0.4 mi 0.7 km
#4 Gravity Cavity
Burr Ridge, IL
0.4 mi 0.7 km Burr Ridge, IL
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0.8 mi 1.2 km
#5 XX Extension
Burr Ridge, IL
0.8 mi 1.2 km Burr Ridge, IL
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3.4 mi 5.5 km
#6 Campground Trail
Burr Ridge, IL
3.4 mi 5.5 km Burr Ridge, IL
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1.0 mi 1.7 km
#7 Bullwhip
Willow Springs, IL
1.0 mi 1.7 km Willow Springs, IL
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Burr Ridge, IL
1.1 mi 1.8 km Burr Ridge, IL
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0.9 mi 1.4 km
#9 XX
Burr Ridge, IL
0.9 mi 1.4 km Burr Ridge, IL
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1.0 mi 1.6 km
#10 Turf
Burr Ridge, IL
1.0 mi 1.6 km Burr Ridge, IL
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Willow Springs, IL
1.8 mi 2.9 km Willow Springs, IL
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0.8 mi 1.2 km
#12 Psycho Path
Burr Ridge, IL
0.8 mi 1.2 km Burr Ridge, IL
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0.7 mi 1.1 km
#13 Dynamite Road
Burr Ridge, IL
0.7 mi 1.1 km Burr Ridge, IL
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0.4 mi 0.7 km
#14 Hickory Smoked
Willow Springs, IL
0.4 mi 0.7 km Willow Springs, IL
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0.3 mi 0.5 km
#15 Grass Hill
Burr Ridge, IL
0.3 mi 0.5 km Burr Ridge, IL
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0.4 mi 0.7 km
#16 Maple Lake East
Willow Springs, IL
0.4 mi 0.7 km Willow Springs, IL
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0.6 mi 1.0 km
#17 One Day
Burr Ridge, IL
0.6 mi 1.0 km Burr Ridge, IL
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0.7 mi 1.1 km
#18 Burrito Hill
Willow Springs, IL
0.7 mi 1.1 km Willow Springs, IL
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8.3 mi 13.4 km
#19 Yellow Loop Trail
Palos Park, IL
8.3 mi 13.4 km Palos Park, IL
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We're in freeze-thaw season. The trail will be extremely soft when it thaws out. Only ride when frozen or dry, please.
6 days ago
1.3 mi 2.1 km
#20 Pipeline
Burr Ridge, IL
1.3 mi 2.1 km Burr Ridge, IL
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0.2 mi 0.3 km
#21 Half Acre
Burr Ridge, IL
0.2 mi 0.3 km Burr Ridge, IL
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0.5 mi 0.8 km
#22 Ho Chi Minh
Burr Ridge, IL
0.5 mi 0.8 km Burr Ridge, IL
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3.3 mi 5.2 km
#23 Canal
Burr Ridge, IL
3.3 mi 5.2 km Burr Ridge, IL
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Willow Springs, IL
1.4 mi 2.2 km Willow Springs, IL
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60 days ago
0.4 mi 0.7 km
#25 Stair Steps
Burr Ridge, IL
0.4 mi 0.7 km Burr Ridge, IL
Bad / Closed
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