Hike the Cap Sauers and Swallow Cliff Loop
Illinois › Swallow Cliff Forest
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Scenic forest hikes open to hiking, mountain biking, and trail running.
The Swallows Cliff Woods, an 800 acre preserve, is known for its 100 ft bluff that provides visitors with a steep stair workout. On top of the bluff, however, there are less strenuous trail options, leading through the hilly, forested terrain, past wetlands and streams.
- Hiking boots
- Sun protection
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Fitness, Hiking, Mountain Biking, Running
Spring, Summer, Autumn
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