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Cap Sauers and Swallow Cliff Loop Trail

Palos Park, IL

Palos/Sag Valley Forest Preserve: Cap Sauers and Swallow Cliff Loop is a 4.75 mile loop trail located near Palos Park, Illinois that features a great forest setting. The trail is rated as moderate and primarily used for hiking, mountain biking & trail running and is accessible year-round.

  • Best Hiking

  • Best Mountain Biking

  • Best Trail Running

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Cap Sauers and Swallow Cliff Loop Trail
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2 Completed 2 Reviews

We did enjoy the trail even the ones off the beaten path. Will go back with bikes next time.

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Awesome place, tons of options and
Different difficulties too.

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