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Best Hiking Trails in Elgin

Handpicked Top 3 Hiking Trails in Elgin, Illinois. They face a rigorous 50-Point Inspection, which includes customer reviews, history, complaints, ratings, satisfaction, trust, cost and general excellence. You deserve the best!

HAWTHORNE HILL NATURE CENTER

28 Brookside Drive, Elgin, IL 60123

Since 1931

Outdoor Activities, Bird Watching, Weddings, Birthdays, Walking, Picnic Area, Adults and Kids Camp, Spring Wildflowers, Summer Amphibians & Rentals

Provides a place for the community to learn and recreate in the natural landscapes that surround their region ● The nature center provides year-round opportunities for experiencing nature ● Explore the trails to witness the rich fall colors, snow-frosted trees, spring wildflowers, summer amphibians, and an ever-changing host of birds ● The 67-acre natural area that flanks both sides of Brookside Drive has a wheelchair accessible trail that leads to the pond and sedge meadow

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Fri & Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sun - Thu Closed

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TYLER CREEK FOREST PRESERVE

401 Davis Road, Elgin, IL 60123

Since 1991

Walking, Ball Diamonds, Picnic Area, Shelters, Bike and Nature Trails & Picnic Areas

The site has been used by the Staff for spring wildflower walks for the enjoyment and education of the public ● The Tyler Creek extension of the bike trail was installed in 1991 and has become a popular starting point for trail users

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Mon - Sun Sunrise - Sunset

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BLUFF SPRING FEN

Spring Grove Avenue, Elgin, IL 60120

Nature Preserve, Picnic Area, Outdoor Activities, Walking Trails, Playground & Park

This Illinois Nature Preserve is home to a rich diversity of plants, amphibians, insects, and birds ● This land is designated as one of the highest quality natural areas ● The spring water stays a constant 50 degrees, so streams flow year-round, supporting an unusual assortment of plants and animals adapted to these steady, alkaline conditions ● More than 20 dragonfly species and almost 100 migratory and nesting bird species in the preserve

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Mon - Sun 7:30 am - 7:30 pm

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