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Purple Trail

Intermediate
 4.5 (4)

A nice 1.8-mile trail through the woods.


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Map Key

1.9

Miles

3.0

KM

Point to Point

717' 219 m

High

655' 200 m

Low

115' 35 m

Up

119' 36 m

Down

2%

Avg Grade (1°)

8%

Max Grade (4°)

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Description

This is a nice trail through part of the forest preserves of Cook County. Parking can be found on the south side of 95th Street with the trail working in a loop on the north side of 95th Street. The total length of the trail including the return portion of the trail is closer to 2.2 miles.

Flora & Fauna

Plenty of trees and plants found all throughout the woods in the area.

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Shared By:

Adam Kittler

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  4.5 from 4 votes

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On the Purple Trail north of 95th Street.
Jun 11, 2017 near Willow…, IL
Following a nice ribbon of singletrack on the Purple Trail.
May 25, 2018 near Willow…, IL

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Jun 11, 2017
Adam Kittler
all clear 1.8mi