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Lemont, Illinois

Hike the Waterfall Glen Trail

9.5 Miles Total - 961 ft gain - Loop Trail

Originally added by The Outbound Collective

The Waterfall Glen Trail is a 9.5 mile loop that is filled with hikers, runners, mountain bikers, and dog lovers. The trail is very scenic, featuring marvelous waterfalls and lots of melodious frogs.

This trail is recommended for use from March - November, but is great for cross country skiing in the winter. The trail is covered with packed down gravel, and is sometimes used by equestrians. 

Photos: Nicholas Tonelli

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Tags

Chillin
Mountain Biking
Running
Skiing
Snowshoeing
Hiking
Dog Friendly
Forest
Scenic
Waterfall
Wildflowers
Wildlife

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Waterfall Glen

Amazing scenery I went during the snowy months for a photoshoot it was perfect!

Waterfall Glen

Very nice, fairly even trail. We walked to the falls on a hot day. Next time would consider biking this trail.

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