Hiking The Beaver Trail

The 9th most popular hiking trail in Illinois.

East of Harrisburg and west of Shawneetown in the Shawnee National Forest, the Beaver Trail is a 9.4 mile hiking route from Camp Cadiz Campground to the Rim Rock National Recreation Trail.

To reach the Camp Cadiz trailhead, take SR13 west from Shawneetown or east from Harrisburg and go south on State Route #1 for 12 miles. Go west on Cadiz Road for about 2 miles.

Overall, Beaver Trail is the 9th most popular hiking trail of all 17 hikes in Illinois.

Beaver Trail Hiking Map

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Local Contact(s):  Shawnee National Forest (618) 687-1731; Illinois Tourism (800) 223-0121.

Recommended Book:  "Hiking Illinois" from Susan Post

Best Season:  May - Oct.

Base Camp:  Cadiz Horse Camp

Luxury Loding:  Giant City Lodge (618) 457-4921

Reference Source:  click here http://www.fs.fed.us/r9/shawnee/

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Date Updated:  6/29/2016

ID:  15894

Beaver Trail Hiking Map

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