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Best Hiking Trails in Rockford

Expert recommended Top 3 Hiking Trails in Rockford, Illinois. All of our hiking trails face a rigorous 50-Point Inspection, which includes customer reviews, history, complaints, ratings, satisfaction, trust, cost and general excellence. You deserve only the best!

ROCK CUT STATE PARK TRAIL

7318 Harlem Road, Rockford, IL 61111 Directions

Since 1957

3,092 acres include two lakes. Has over 100 types of wildflowers offer a showy display each spring and summer -It's an area of rolling plains, interesting history and a wide variety of recreational opportunities. With 162 acres, and Olson Lake with 50 acres offer a retreat for people wanting to fish, ice fish or ice skate. The beautiful campground has 270 premium campsites, a rustic cabin, a group camp, and shelters, with reservations available

Hunting, Dog Training, Camping, Boating, Bike Trails, Fishing, Cross Country Skiing, Equestrian, Swimming, Geocaching, Shelter Reservations, Metal Detecting & Mountain Bike

dnr.illinois.gov/parks/pa...

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Mon - Sun 6:00 am - 10:00 pm

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BLACKHAWK SPRINGS FOREST PRESERVE

5360 Mulford Road and 5801 Perryville Rd, Rockford, IL 61016 Directions

This 629.9-acre preserve is one of the largest in the District. A new 2-mile paved recreation trail winds through both kinds of wood and prairie. Has 7.5 miles of easy to moderate hiking trails, and a 2.3-mile scenic, paved recreation path. Walking the trails here will lead you to an exploration of flower-filled prairies, cool shady woodlands, the glistening Kishwaukee River, and a lovely little bubbling natural spring. The beautiful and healthy Kishwaukee River makes this preserve a summer

Birdwatching, Jogging, Camping, Wildlife, Bicycling, Accessible, Birding, Fishing, Snorkeling, Nature Trail, Restroom Facilities, Playground, Picnic Area, Swimming & Horse/Equestrian Trail

winnebagoforest.org/prese...

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Mon - Sun 5:55 am - 11:00 pm

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SEVERSON DELLS NATURE CENTER

8786 Montague Road, Rockford, IL 61102 Directions

A 369-acre county forest preserve. The Nature Center includes a library, bookstore, classroom, conference room, and display area. Numerous bird feeders attract a variety of species throughout the year. Each day is full of hands-on explorations, activities, and games that are sure to inspire your child's love of nature. Offers a wide range of open-ended play options for children. The forest preserve features 2-1/2 miles of self-guided nature trails

Tree Stumps for Seating, Accessible, Restroom Facilities, Camping, Nature Trail, Nature Music and Art Areas, Wildlife, Picnic Area, Birdwatching, Jogging & Playground

seversondells.com/visit-us

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Mon - Sat 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Sun 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm

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