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Moraine Hills State Park

1510 S River Rd, McHenry, IL 60051-9217
+1 815-385-1624
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Awesome bike ride

Nice place for bike ride or hike. You can go under 3 miles or much longer. Connects up with... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Nann M
via mobile
Nice paths for bike riding

We should have bring our bikes with us! But we didn't, and took the blue path - the northern trail... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2017
Tallule
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good33%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“great place” (9 reviews)
“great trails” (4 reviews)
LOCATION
1510 S River Rd, McHenry, IL 60051-9217
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+1 815-385-1624
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice place for bike ride or hike. You can go under 3 miles or much longer. Connects up with Mchenry state dam if you want to do some fishing.

Thank Nann M
Reviewed 1 October 2017

We should have bring our bikes with us! But we didn't, and took the blue path - the northern trail (about 3.5 miles)for a short hike. You could enjoy some really nice parts where you walk inside the wood and some marsh views, but most...More

Thank Tallule
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

What a great day to bike. We explored 13 miles of bike trails. Gorgeous views, nice trails. The signs for the trails were well marked

Thank Lori H
Reviewed 2 May 2017

We put our bikes on the bike rack recently and made a short drive to Moraine Hills State Park for a ride. It was lovely and well worth it even if the drive had been longer. Well maintained bike trails suitable even if you have...More

Thank Skidad_11
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We try to go walk here as often as possible. There is a good variety of different paths, of different lengths, to walk or ride a bike. In the fall, the autumn colors are gorgeous. There are also a fishing lake, park headquarters building, and...More

Thank sjpIllinois
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

This park has great trails for walking and bike riding. We got every year and cross on the path to go by the dam. It's very scenic. If you cross by the dam and go on that section of trails there are a lot of...More

Thank Carolyn K
Reviewed 14 December 2016

Fun for walking, running, roller blading, biking, picnics, family parties and all activities! Whether it's winter or summer and is pet friendly

Thank Kimmy C
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Moraine Hills State Park has marked trails, picnic areas, plenty of parking, ponds. The trails are different lengths with easy walking or biking. You can sometimes see wildlife. There are plenty of birds. Trails and underbrush are well tended.

Thank camaske
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Took a walk around the yellow loop near the dam. Probably saw about 40 turtles during the walk. That was good to see.

Thank JungleBoswick
Reviewed 23 August 2016

My husband and I love to go fishing and have a pic nik there, it's so peaceful and relaxing, we try to get out twice a month to fish together, due to our bust schedules.

Thank Georgann S
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