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Interior Canyon Trail

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Length

0.2 Miles 0.4 Kilometers


Elevation

18' 5 m

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Descent

1%

Avg Grade (1°)

3%

Max Grade (2°)

593' 181 m

High

575' 175 m

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A mild exploration through the bottom of a canyon.

Eric Ashley

Overview

Matthiessen State Park is only open from dawn to dusk.

Swimming, wading, scrambling on the rocks, and possessing alcohol are all prohibited in Matthiessen State Park.
Features: Birding — River/Creek — Views — Waterfall
Family Friendly: Kids will love exploring the canyon bottom!
Dogs: Leashed

Description

The Interior Canyon Trail descends a cement staircase immediately after crossing the lower bridge. Once hikers have spiraled their way to the bottom, a wide canyon bottom waits to be explored. Cascade Falls is framed nicely beneath the center bridge at the end of the canyon.

Contacts

Land Manager: Illinois DNR - Region I

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Aug 20, 2017
Brad Szywala
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