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Orange Trail

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1.6 mile 2.6 kilometer point to point
99% Runnable
Easy

Elevation

Ascent: 90' 27 m
Descent: -52' -16 m
High: 873' 266 m
Low: 817' 249 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 2% (1°)
Max Grade: 4% (2°)

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A winding trail through woodlands and wetlands.

Forest Preserves of Cook County

Features Birding · Views · Wildflowers · Wildlife

Description

This trail travels from the north arm of the Deer Grove parking lot to the Deer Grove West parking lot. Start at either end and wind through restored woodland and wetland, part of the Deer Grove West Woodland and Wetland Illinois Nature Preserve.

Access the Deer Grove West parking lot trailhead off of Dundee Rd, just west of Northwest Highway. Access the Deer Grove parking lot trailhead on the west side of Quentin Rd., north of Dundee Rd. Once in the parking lot, make sure to take a right at the fork and follow it to its end.

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