Midewin- Henslow Trail

EASY 1 reviews

Midewin- Henslow Trail is a 10.5 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Wilmington, Illinois that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

DISTANCE
10.5 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
239 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

dogs on leash

kid friendly

birding

hiking

mountain biking

road biking

walking

horseback riding

forest

views

wild flowers

wildlife

The gravel trail was smooth, but if you are on a MTB, be sure to slime the tires: thorns can be treacherous. As you approach the Iron Bridge Trailhead, you may have a chance to see bison.

road biking
23 days ago

We took a troop of Scouts on a bike hike. The gravel trail was smooth, but be sure to slime the tires: thorns can be treacherous. As you approach the Iron Bridge Trailhead, you may have a chance to see bison.