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Black Trail

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Trail

1.2 mile 2.0 kilometer point to point
Easy

Elevation

Ascent: 49' 15 m
Descent: -21' -6 m
High: 789' 241 m
Low: 756' 231 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 1% (1°)
Max Grade: 3% (2°)

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A paved trail through rich woodlands.

Forest Preserves of Cook County

Features Birding · Views · Wildflowers · Wildlife

Description

This paved trail runs from the Red Loop to the southeast corner of Deer Grove. Hikers can access the trail via the Red Loop, Yellow Loop or Deer Grove parking lot trailhead on the west side of Quentin Rd., north of Dundee Rd. This is a paved path that is mostly flat and heads through a rich woodland.

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May 20, 2018
Jack Sanders

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About two miles in, the Yellow Loop parallels the greenway quite a bit.
Sep 28, 2016 near Deer Park, IL

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