West Lake Trail is a 3.6 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Saint Joseph, Illinois that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking and nature trips and is best used from March until December. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

DISTANCE
3.6 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
68 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

dogs on leash

kid friendly

hiking

nature trips

forest

lake

river

wild flowers

wildlife

bugs

hiking
24 days ago

Where do you park your vehicle for this hike? Never mind...I think I found it via Google Maps.

2 months ago

It is a great trail, has woodland, prairie, and lake views. No special hiking equipment required. The trails are well maintained but if it has rained, there could be lots of mud.