Hike Waterfall Glen: An Energetic 8-10 miles

DIRECTIONS: Lemont Road and 101st Street. From I-55, take Lemont Road south to 101st Street. Turn Left at the light (101st Street) to the parking lot. Meet by the information Kiosk.

There is a detour for part of the trail for repairs that the forest preserve district will be doing over the winter.  I am not experienced at this location, so we can either gain experience together or learn from others who come along!  (Renae...I know you have been here many times and I am open for suggestions, if you would like to share).

http://www.dupageforest.com/preserve.aspx?id=4224

Preserve Features

• Gently rolling to hilly terrain with some steep sections • Popular cross-country ski trails • Additional unmarked paths to explore on foot • Prairies, savannas, oak-maple woodlands, scenic overlooks — home to 75 percent of plant

Key

Parking Information Water Restrooms Bench Minishelter Hiking Biking Skiing

Horseback Model- Youth-

species in DuPage County • South leg of Main Trail — remnants of early-1900s Lincoln Park Nursery (Lincoln Park

Commission being the predecessor of the Chicago Park District) • Small Civilian Conservation Corps-built waterfall in Rocky Glen Area • Joliet and Marquette Des Plaines River canoe route

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  • Joe

    Wednesday
    2 Hour Hatha Yoga Class at Great Chicago Hindu Temple
    Bolingbrook Fun Run Club
    Wednesday, October 31,[masked]:30 PM
    The Hindu Temple Of Greater Chicago
    10915 Lemont Road
    Lemont, IL 60439 Will you attend?
    Yes No Hatha Yoga Classes Timings:
    Wed 6:45pm - 8:45pm
    Sat 8:30am - 10:30am

    Anyone can try out a free class before registering.Walk ins are welcome.

    Class fees: $5 for 1 Class, $15 for 1month or $75 for 6 months or $150 for 1 Year payable to HTGC.
    Mem...

    3 · October 27, 2012

    • Rhonda

      Thanks Joe! I appreciate you finding the information for us!

      October 27, 2012

  • Rhonda

    Great! Beautiful weather and great people!

    October 27, 2012

  • Michael

    Great walks with great people!!

    October 27, 2012

  • A former member
    A former member

    Uploaded 3 files regarding Waterfall Glen if anyone is interested. I might be able to make this one, but won't know for sure until tomorrow night. If I don't make it, I hope everyone has a wonderful time!

    1 · October 25, 2012

  • Rhonda

    I changed the starting location. See new meetup location. Thank you for the suggestion, Renae!

    October 24, 2012

    • Manisha

      Sorry to hear you can't make it Nik. At least you won't have to bake a cake Rhonda :-)

      1 · October 25, 2012

    • A former member
      A former member

      You're welcome Rhonda!

      October 25, 2012

  • Nik

    Really Manisha, Do you have to sign up for EVERY Hike that I'm on. Spending more time with me will just make me HATE you more. At least here I can ditch you and Rhonda since you both walk like little girls, the Hike is a big girl Hike with you little girls on it. I'll show up at 11:30 so that way we can finish the Hike at the same time.

    October 22, 2012

    • Nik

      NO, Sunday October 28, at 11:30. I don't plan on walking that fast, else I would start on Friday November 2.......... I'll bring Chocolate (w/ almonds) only if Rhonda bakes a cake and brings me a piece.

      October 22, 2012

    • Rhonda

      I don't even know what to say! I will just save you what was left from the cake this past Saturday.

      October 22, 2012

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