Newton Loop Trail

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Newton Loop Trail is a 2.5 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Wilmington, Illinois that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, nature trips, and birding and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

DISTANCE
2.5 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
75 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

dogs on leash

kid friendly

birding

hiking

nature trips

walking

views

wild flowers

wildlife

historic site

hiking
3 months ago

Walked this trail this morning. The trail starts and ends on a grassy earth trail, but the middle wing is part of the Midewin West Side Trail: packed earth. Good views of the prairie and quite a few birds. be warned: Wild Parsnip is infiltrating the area and it is nasty.