I&M Canal State Trail to Old Plank Road Trail

Section 17:

This section covers the eastern end of the Illinois & Michigan Canal Trail (I&M) as well as Old Plank Road Trail. The Old Plank Road Trail was chartered to be a plank road but the newly arriving railroad took over its right of way, operating from 1855 to 1972.

Go Direction On Distance (mi)
Start: I & M Canal Trail at Aux Sable Creek
E, NE From Aux Sable Creek continue east:
5.2 mi to McKinley Woods Forest Preserve
7.9 mi to lock 7 at Channahon State Park
16.9 mi to Brandon Locks, end of trail 16.9
L N Brandon St 0.2
R E Meadow Ave 0.0
L N Thorne St 0.1
R E Belleview 0.1
L N Wheeler Ave 0.9
R E Marion St 0.9
L N Bluff St 0.2
R E Jefferson St (bridge over Des Plaines River) 0.7
R S Richards St, cross tracks 0.1
L E Washington St 2.0
L N Park St 0.2
R E Old Plank Road Trail to Wolf Rd 8.1