Big Bend
Training Trail
Points of Interest
  1. Start of Trail - parking lot at Big Bend Lake. Site of an indian village.
  2. Indian Trail Tree
  3. CAMP PINE FOREST PRESERVE
  4. Large weeping willows on riverbank and dam #2
  5. Site of Pioneer cabin. Large Cottonwood trees.
  6. Indian portage to North Branch of Chicago River.
  7. End of trail; RIVER TRAIL NATURE CENTER.

Trail Length: 5 Miles

Trail Location: DesPlaines Forest Preserves

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Trail Map