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Easy Hiking Trail

This is a mostly flat trail for hiking, biking, etc. Beautiful in the fall with the changing leaves.

Reviewed 13 September 2017
AllisonH1478
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Dunlap, Illinois
Perfect for Training and/or Recreation

Visiting family, always eager for a spin on two wheels. This is a well-maintained trail though... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2016
steventobolsky
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13 Sep 2017
“Easy Hiking Trail”
17 Jul 2016
“Perfect for Training and/or Recreation ”
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Reviewed 13 September 2017

This is a mostly flat trail for hiking, biking, etc. Beautiful in the fall with the changing leaves.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank AllisonH1478
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

Visiting family, always eager for a spin on two wheels. This is a well-maintained trail though fields and city alike. Ample places to stop, smoothly paved surface all the way.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank steventobolsky
Reviewed 22 February 2013

This is a wonderful rails to trails bike path. It is relatively flat and easy but with very few cross streets. I tprovides a great view of central illinois

Date of experience: September 2012
1  Thank tjackh
Reviewed 1 November 2012

We live right on the trail and enjoy running or grabbing a bike and riding it anytime of the year. Currently 26 miles in length and soon to connect with the Keller Trail which will take you to downtown Peoria and link up to the...More

Date of experience: November 2012
1  Thank Chris M
Reviewed 5 August 2012

The Rock Island Trail offers various gravel parking lots to utilize the tree lined gravel trail. This is the first rail to trail transition and it's still heavily used by local enthusiasts. They also keep expanding the trail as more sections that get converted for...More

Date of experience: July 2012
1  Thank K K
Reviewed 11 June 2012

The Rock Island Trail is a wonderful trail that starts near Peoria, Illinois and goes for 26 miles. Bring water, and some cash to make stops in the local towns the trail goes through. Great Experience. Restrooms at local parks and convenience stores.

Date of experience: July 2011
1  Thank BobMuddy
Reviewed 14 May 2012 via mobile

It is sad that this trail is under the maintenance of IDNR, there is a jewel in the rough, everything a trail should be, except an asphalt surface. This trail becomes more suitable for mountain bike status the farther west you ride. The surface lacks...More

1  Thank rudy1956
Reviewed 13 May 2012

Great packed crushed limestone level pathways--base is the old railway. Tree covering for shade. Bridge across Kickapoo Creek near Dunlap. Good ice cream & cafe & tea room in Dunlap!

Date of experience: April 2012
1  Thank DushanL
Reviewed 16 April 2012

I entered the trail in Alta. I have both ridden my bike and walked this trail. The trail is nicely graveled and wide. There are some hills, but not too many. I always felt safe on the trail. In recent years a new subdivision has...More

Date of experience: October 2011
1  Thank JuwelAnn
Reviewed 21 January 2012

Beginners will enjoy the short trips between towns. Distance cyclists will like actually being able to go places, at speed, without concern for crossing motor vehicles. The scenary in places is awesome.

1  Thank Mhendri961
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