Hike Hastings Lake LCFP

Hastings Lake LCFP

Distance

2.37 Miles

Elevation Gain

88 Feet

Activities

Canoeing, Fishing, Running, Skiing, Snowshoeing, Hiking

Skill

Beginner

Season

Year Round

Type

Loop

Dog Friendly
Forest
Lake
River
Scenic
Wildflowers
Wildlife

Lake views+wildlife+tall trees=one amazing hike.

Park in the lot off of Butler Lane (see map) to access the trail. This trail is open year round, is dog-friendly, and offers a variety of activities. In the winter, bring your snow gear!

Photos: JanetandPhil

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Always practice Leave No Trace ethics on your adventures and follow local regulations.

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about 1 year ago

Great Easy Hike/Place to Relax in the Burbs

The Blue Loop is ~2 mile loop around Hastings Lake. There is also a Yellow Loop (shorter) which has a playground for children and picnic tables. The blue loop has multiple spots for fishing from the shore. You will commonly see families walking their dogs around throughout the preserve. It's also a great place to ride your bike. There are multiple entrances to this forest preserve.

Distance

2.37 Miles

Elevation Gain

88 Feet

Activities

Canoeing, Fishing, Running, Skiing, Snowshoeing, Hiking

Skill

Beginner

Season

Year Round

Type

Loop

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