Nippersink Trail

MODERATE 9 reviews

Nippersink Trail is a 1.3 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Round Lake, Illinois that features a lake and is rated as moderate. 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
1.3 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
32 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

dogs on leash

wheelchair friendly

kid friendly

birding

fishing

hiking

nature trips

snowshoeing

trail running

walking

cross country skiing

forest

lake

views

wild flowers

wildlife

bugs

Hike, bike or cross-country ski along 3 miles of trails circling the lakes and adjoining woodlands. Hike, bike or cross-country ski along 3 miles of trails circling the lakes and adjoining woodlands.. The trail also features a bridge, boardwalk and scenic overlooks. A short woodchip trail winds through open oak groves. Extensive shoreline restoration efforts and improved fish habitats make Nippersink a great place to fish. Anglers can fish from shore or from two wheelchair accessible fishing piers. The lakes and streams here are open only for catch-and-release fishing. Live bait is permitted. You'll also find five picnic shelters here, four of which can be reserved for special outings. Gatherings of more than 25 people require a permit.

hiking
8 months ago

backpacking
8 months ago

8 months ago

Sunday, October 23, 2016

Sunday, September 11, 2016

mountain biking
Sunday, July 10, 2016

Great trail to get a few miles in.

Sunday, April 03, 2016

walking
Monday, July 13, 2015

Well I go there every week so it's great to do all kind of things like volleyball, parties, walks, and running!!!

walking
Tuesday, March 17, 2015