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40 mi 65 km of trail 1 Featured Ride

Easy Trails 17 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.

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Trails in Palos Trail System - 28

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3.9 mi 6.3 km
#1 Stonehouse
Palos Hills, IL
3.9 mi 6.3 km Palos Hills, IL
Minor Issues
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Muddy, Fallen Trees - Puddles
24 days ago
15 
0.3 mi 0.5 km
#2 Bloodshed
Burr Ridge, IL
0.3 mi 0.5 km Burr Ridge, IL
Unknown
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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
Minor Issues
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Muddy, Some Mud, Fallen Trees
25 days ago
0.8 mi 1.2 km
#4 XX Extension
Burr Ridge, IL
0.8 mi 1.2 km Burr Ridge, IL
Unknown
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0.4 mi 0.7 km
#5 Gravity Cavity
Burr Ridge, IL
0.4 mi 0.7 km Burr Ridge, IL
Minor Issues
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Some Mud
24 days ago
3.4 mi 5.5 km
#6 Campground Trail
Burr Ridge, IL
3.4 mi 5.5 km Burr Ridge, IL
Minor Issues
Update
Some Mud, Fallen Trees - Northwest section is very washed out and muddy, almost impassable... Other sections are OK for the most part
24 days ago
0.9 mi 1.4 km
#7 XX
Burr Ridge, IL
0.9 mi 1.4 km Burr Ridge, IL
Unknown
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1.0 mi 1.7 km
#8 Bullwhip
Willow Springs, IL
1.0 mi 1.7 km Willow Springs, IL
Minor Issues
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Muddy, Some Mud, Fallen Trees
25 days ago
Burr Ridge, IL
1.1 mi 1.8 km Burr Ridge, IL
Minor Issues
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Muddy, Some Mud, Fallen Trees
25 days ago
1.0 mi 1.6 km
#10 Turf
Burr Ridge, IL
1.0 mi 1.6 km Burr Ridge, IL
Unknown
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Willow Springs, IL
1.8 mi 2.9 km Willow Springs, IL
Unknown
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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
Unknown
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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
Unknown
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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
Unknown
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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
Unknown
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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
Minor Issues
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Muddy, Some Mud, Fallen Trees
25 days ago
0.6 mi 1.0 km
#17 One Day
Burr Ridge, IL
0.6 mi 1.0 km Burr Ridge, IL
Unknown
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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
Unknown
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1.3 mi 2.1 km
#19 Pipeline
Burr Ridge, IL
1.3 mi 2.1 km Burr Ridge, IL
Minor Issues
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Mostly Dry - Very loose limestone/gravel, washed out pretty bad
24 days ago
0.2 mi 0.3 km
#20 Half Acre
Burr Ridge, IL
0.2 mi 0.3 km Burr Ridge, IL
Unknown
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2.6 mi 4.2 km
#21 Tan Trail
Palos Hills, IL
2.6 mi 4.2 km Palos Hills, IL
Unknown
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1.5 mi 2.4 km
#22 Orange Trail
Willow Springs, IL
1.5 mi 2.4 km Willow Springs, IL
Unknown
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3.9 mi 6.3 km
#23 Brown Trail
Willow Springs, IL
3.9 mi 6.3 km Willow Springs, IL
Unknown
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Willow Springs, IL
5.8 mi 9.3 km Willow Springs, IL
Unknown
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0.5 mi 0.8 km
#25 Ho Chi Minh
Burr Ridge, IL
0.5 mi 0.8 km Burr Ridge, IL
Unknown
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3.3 mi 5.2 km
#26 Canal
Burr Ridge, IL
3.3 mi 5.2 km Burr Ridge, IL
Bad / Closed
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22 days ago
Willow Springs, IL
1.4 mi 2.2 km Willow Springs, IL
Unknown
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0.4 mi 0.7 km
#28 Stair Steps
Burr Ridge, IL
0.4 mi 0.7 km Burr Ridge, IL
Unknown
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