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Connecting Trail - French Canyon

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Trail

0.5 mile 0.7 kilometer point to point
96% Runnable
Easy

Elevation

Ascent: 48' 15 m
Descent: -25' -8 m
High: 655' 200 m
Low: 610' 186 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 3% (2°)
Max Grade: 12% (7°)

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A densely wooded alternate to the Bluff Trail - West.

Eric Ashley

Features Fall Colors · River/Creek · Views

Starved Rock State Park is open from dawn to dusk.

Description

The Connecting Trail - French Canyon is a mostly level trail through dense woods that begins off Bluff Trail - West near the lodge parking area and ends back on Bluff Trail - West near the Wildcat Canyon Overlook. Portions of this trail include wooden boardwalks that can be slick when wet.

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Land Manager: Illinois DNR - Region I

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