Hike the Glacial Park Loop Trail

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The Glacial Park Loop Trail is a gorgeous 2.3 mile hike perfect for all skill levels and families. Glacial Park Loop Trail features scenic wild flowers and landscapes.

Glacial Park is located in McHenry County Conservation District, near Richmond, Illinois. The park features prairies, a flowing river, and over 40 endangered plant and animal species. The park is open for hikers, horseback riders, fishers, and those wishing to canoe. Glacial Park is part of the Hackmatack National Wildlife Refuge. The trail allows dogs that are kept on leash. 

Photos: France Bluebird and Cheep Shot

Distance

2.3 Miles RT

Elevation Gain

216 ft Gain

Type

Loop

Activities

Fitness, Canoeing, Chillin, Fishing, Running, Hiking

Dog Friendly
Easy Parking
Family Friendly
Forest
Groups
Picnic Area
River
Scenic
Wildflowers
Wildlife

Nearby Lodging

Chicago Northwest KOA

Union, Illinois

Milton KOA

Edgerton, Wisconsin

Lena KOA

Lena, Illinois

Madison KOA

Vienna, Wisconsin

We want to acknowledge and thank the past, present, and future generations of all Native Nations and Indigenous Peoples whose ancestral lands we travel, explore, and play on. Always practice Leave No Trace ethics on your adventures and follow local regulations. Please explore responsibly!

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