Hike the Glacial Park Loop Trail

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Distance

2.3 Miles

Elevation Gain

216 Feet

Activities

Canoeing, Chillin, Fishing, Running, Hiking, Fitness

Skill

Beginner

Season

Spring, Summer, Autumn

Type

Loop

Dog Friendly
Easy Parking
Family Friendly
Forest
Groups
Picnic Area
River
Scenic
Wildflowers
Wildlife

The Glacial Park Loop Trail is a gorgeous 2.3 mile hike perfect for all skill levels and families. Glacial Park Loop Trail features scenic wild flowers and landscapes.

Glacial Park is located in McHenry County Conservation District, near Richmond, Illinois. The park features prairies, a flowing river, and over 40 endangered plant and animal species. The park is open for hikers, horseback riders, fishers, and those wishing to canoe. Glacial Park is part of the Hackmatack National Wildlife Refuge. The trail allows dogs that are kept on leash. 

Photos: France Bluebird and Cheep Shot

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

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Distance

2.3 Miles

Elevation Gain

216 Feet

Activities

Canoeing, Chillin, Fishing, Running, Hiking, Fitness

Skill

Beginner

Season

Spring, Summer, Autumn

Type

Loop

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