Blackjack Oak Trail

EASY 4 reviews
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Blackjack Oak Trail is a 1.6 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Goreville No. 1, Illinois that features a lake. The trail is good for all skill levels and primarily used for hiking, walking, trail running, and birding. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

DISTANCE
1.6 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
282 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

dogs on leash

kid friendly

birding

hiking

trail running

walking

cave

forest

lake

wildlife

hiking
4 days ago

hiking
1 month ago

Beautiful trail with several bluff-top overlooks. Hike proceeds along a cliff face and a stone bluff shelter. Some of the inclines get fairly steep and rocky for an "easy" trail. I would tend to consider it borderline moderate.

1 month ago

hiking
2 months ago

A nice two mile trail with some fantastic views from the cliffs.