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3.76 miles

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187 ft

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Vollmer Grove Trail in Matteson, Illinois, is a well-maintained hiking trail that offers a variety of natural features. The trail spans approximately 3.76 miles, making it a manageable hike for most fitness levels. The trail is primarily flat, with a few gentle inclines, making it suitable for beginners or those looking for a leisurely hike. The trail is known for its diverse plant life, including a variety of trees and wildflowers that bloom in the spring and summer months. The trail also features a small creek, which adds a soothing soundtrack to your hike. Birdwatchers will appreciate the variety of bird species that can be spotted along the trail. For those planning a visit, it's recommended to wear sturdy shoes and bring water, especially during the warmer months. The trail is open year-round, but the best time to visit is in the spring when the wildflowers are in bloom. Despite its location in a suburban area, Vollmer Grove Trail offers a peaceful escape into nature.
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