Palos Hills Forest Preserve For Mountain Biking

The MOST popular mountain bike trail in Illinois.

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Southwest of Chicago near Palos Hills, the 6500 acre Palos Hills Forest Preserve has dozens of multi-use singletrack trails through hardwood forests open to hikers, mountain bikers and horseback riders. There are more than 50 miles of single and doubletrack.

To reach the trailhead from Palos Hills, head south on Archer Avenue. Turn left heading east on 95th Street . Continue past the stop sign and turn right at the next intersection. Use the Bullfrog Lake parking area.

Overall, Palos Hills Forest Preserve is the 1st most popular mountain bike trail of all 9 mountain biking rides in Illinois.

Palos Hills Forest Preserve Mountain Biking Map



Local Contact(s):  PHFP (708) 366-9420 or (708) 7111-1330; Illinois Tourism (800) 223-0121.

Best Season:  May - Oct

Average Difficulty:  Easy

Reference Source:  click here

GPS:  41.7108, -87.8991

Date Published:  12/26/2015

Date Updated:  8/7/2016

ID:  6099

Palos Hills Forest Preserve Mountain Biking Map


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