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Chicago: I&M Canal State Trail

Hike 5.9 miles along the most scenic section of the Illinois and Michigan Canal to the convergence of the Illinois and Kankakee Rivers. Heron, egrets and turtles are common.

Trip Tools

To Trailhead

Take I-55 S to US 6 (exit 248). Head W on US 6 approx. 2.4 mi. Turn S onto Canal St., then W onto Story St. Dead ends into parking @ Channahon State Park.

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