Pilcher Park Loop Trail

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Pilcher Park Loop Trail is a 2.3 mile loop trail located near Joliet, Illinois that features a great forest setting. The trail is good for all skill levels and primarily used for hiking, walking, trail running, and nature trips.

DISTANCE
2.3 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
39 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

kid friendly

hiking

nature trips

trail running

walking

forest

walking
1 month ago

This area pleasantly surprised us. The path is well maintained and the nature center provides lots of activities for kids and families. The greenhouse is also a nice stop.

walking
4 months ago

Nature center and greenhouse are great, so is the driver through. One of our favorite places to walk.

hiking
Sunday, June 19, 2016

hiking
Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Intermittent maps and colored posts were helpful as to not get lost. Too manicured for my taste when I would have liked to feel more removed from humanity.

hiking
Friday, January 06, 2012

Pilcher Park is a great place for families. They have the hiking trails, the Nature Center, water for fishing, picnic areas, as well as kids play areas. You can also check out upcoming events via Joliet Park District. Best time is early summer for frog and turtle viewing and fall for obvious reasons.