Best trails in Ballard Nature Center

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Explore the most popular trails in Ballard Nature Center with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you.
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#1 - Bluestem Trail Loop
Ballard Nature Center
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Length: 2.4 mi • Est. 59 m
Bluestem Trail Loop is a 2.4 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Altamont, Illinois that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options Show more
#2 - High Ridge, Woodland, and Wetland Trails loop
Ballard Nature Center
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Length: 2.4 mi • Est. 1 h 1 m
High Ridge, Woodland, and Wetland Trails loop is a 2.4 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Altamont, Illinois that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a nShow more
#3 - Second Creek, Deer Run, and Old Road Trails
Ballard Nature Center
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Length: 2.1 mi • Est. 54 m
Second Creek, Deer Run, and Old Road Trails is a 2.1 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Altamont, Illinois that features a great forest setting and is good for all skill levels. The trShow more