Oglesby, Illinois

Hike the Red River Trail

2.3 Miles Total - 285 ft gain - Loop Trail

Originally added by The Outbound Collective

The Red River Trail is a 2.3 mile loop just outside of Deer Park, Illinois. The trail runs alongside a river, and is typically used by hikers, walkers, and those wishing to see unique birds.

The Red River Trail is open for use year round. The trail winds through beautiful canyons, streams, prairies, and forests in Matthiessen State Park. 

Photos: Logan Ward and Dave Alakai

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Easy Parking
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