Morton Arboretum East Hike

#1 of 2 trails in Hidden Lake County Forest Preserve

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Morton Arboretum East Hike is a 5 mile loop trail located near Lisle, Illinois. The trail is good for all skill levels and primarily used for hiking.

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Srijith Kartha (273)

9 Completed2 Reviews

Nice Hike. Easy and doesn't take too long to complete. The Track is well maintained, though I wish there wasn't so much noice from the traffic.

Domingo Gonzalez (130)

3 Completed3 Reviews

Amazing escape from reality. Even with it's close proximity to 88 it is a tranquil and serene environment filled with well kept trails and scenery.

Tamara Qtami (303)

5 Completed3 Reviews

My favorite place in Illinois. I can't believe that I haven't heard of it before. So much variety and well kept. Will definitely try to go back every season.

Sarah Shah (197)

4 Completed3 Reviews

My favorite place to go in Illinois. Always worth the price

Ron Nordman (82)

2 Completed1 Reviews

I have hiked this trail many times in all seasons. I discover something new and amazing every time. The Arboretum is a tranquil slice of paradise. On the far east side of the hike you forget you are in a vast metropolitan area.

Cris Sanchez (60)

1 Completed1 Reviews

ther was great places to take pictures and it was beutiful

Neil Rhodes (1362)

22 Completed6 Reviews

Gorgeous all year but especially in the fall. Mostly trees and a few flowers along with some prairie flora. A few ducks, geese, some rabbits, and various birds make up the fauna. Not too expensive to get in and well worth it. Great for families!

Isabel Fernandez (574)

6 Completed3 Reviews

If you have your camera with you, the West Trail offers better scenic views than the East Trail. Not many animals or flowers, tons of trees. We will definitely do it again in October. With so many gorgeous trees, I can't wait to see the fall colors.
Bring a water bottle with you. Once there, water it is only available at the visitor center, and a 250ml bottle costs $4.00.

Katherine Kosch (847)

19 Completed16 Reviews

Always a beautiful hike. Love the pine grove.

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