Elmhurst to Elgin

Section 2:

This entire stretch of the GIT follows one of the oldest and most well-known trails in the nation. The route follows the Illinois Prairie Path through DuPage County into Kane County and the City of Elgin. The 29-mile Prairie Path flows seamlessly into the Fox River Trail to create a beautiful suburban greenway for safe cycling.

Go Direction On Distance (mi)
Start: Salt Creek and Illinois Prairie Path main stem
W Illinois Prairie Path, main stem to Illinois Prairie Path, Elgin branch 7.2
R NW Illinois Prairie Path, Elgin branch to south side of Elgin 14.0
R N Fox River Trail into Elgin’s commercial downtown 2.2
R E Kimball St 0.1
L N Grove St 0.2
N Fox River Trail to Trout Park Natural Area (bluffs to the east) on the south side of the I-90 bridge 2.1
TOTAL DISTANCE 25.8