Illinois

Description

The northern tip of Illinois touches on Lake Michigan. The centre is mainly flat prairy. The southern part is a little bit more rugged, and home to the Shawnee National Forest with its lakes, streams, small waterfalls. Good hiking in this park.

The American Discovery Trail passes through Illinois. The 173 mile Hennepin Canal Parkway follows the old tow path along the Hennepin Canal in Illinois.

Map

Illinois

Trails in this state

Books

Stanfords
United Kingdom
The Book Depository
United Kingdom
The Book Depository
United Kingdom
The Book Depository
United Kingdom
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Netherlands
  • Illinois off the Beaten Path
  • A series for the individual with a unique taste in travel presents easy-to-use, state-by-state or province-by-province handbooks that describe the unusual, offbeat and little-known places that most tourists miss, in guidebooks that come complete with maps, illustrations and other special features. Read more
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  • Illinois off the Beaten Path
  • A series for the individual with a unique taste in travel presents easy-to-use, state-by-state or province-by-province handbooks that describe the unusual, offbeat and little-known places that most tourists miss, in guidebooks that come complete with maps, illustrations and other special features. Read more
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  • Zen Track Rambling
  • Zen Track Rambling came about quite by chance: First, as a joyful account to capture the feelings I experienced during my long runs; and secondly, as a means to relieve the pain, depression, and general helplessness I felt during a long-term injury. My running journey has led me to extreme highs, but has also plunged me bipolar-like into the... Read more
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  • Zen Track Rambling
  • Zen Track Rambling came about quite by chance: First, as a joyful account to capture the feelings I experienced during my long runs; and secondly, as a means to relieve the pain, depression, and general helplessness I felt during a long-term injury. My running journey has led me to extreme highs, but has also plunged me bipolar-like into the... Read more
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  • Walking Across America
  • Walking Across America is the story of John and Helen Beam’s long trek across the country. They didn’t walk the walk because they were “disillusioned with society” or “stifled in their jobs,” or because they needed to “find themselves” or “plumb their relationships to nature.” They’d led blessed lives and carried no such romantic baggage. They... Read more
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Belgium
  • Walking Across America
  • Walking Across America is the story of John and Helen Beam’s long trek across the country. They didn’t walk the walk because they were “disillusioned with society” or “stifled in their jobs,” or because they needed to “find themselves” or “plumb their relationships to nature.” They’d led blessed lives and carried no such romantic baggage. They... Read more
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  • Illinois Atlas & Gazetteer
  • A uniquely useful resource, the Atlas & Gazetteer* Series is great for information on camping, hiking, fishing, hunting, bike and motorcycle touring, birdwatching, back road exploration, and more. A guide is available for all 50 American states. Read more
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  • Illinois Atlas & Gazetteer
  • A uniquely useful resource, the Atlas & Gazetteer* Series is great for information on camping, hiking, fishing, hunting, bike and motorcycle touring, birdwatching, back road exploration, and more. A guide is available for all 50 American states. Read more
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  • Live Like a Tourist
  • Award-winning journalist Christy Feinberg writes for the Sun newspapers based in Port Charlotte, Florida. After graduating from Northern Illinois University, she thawed out by moving to Southwest Florida, where she fell in love with the Gulf beaches and warm weather. Christy and her husband enjoy kayaking, hiking, fishing...living like tourists. Read more
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  • Live Like a Tourist
  • Award-winning journalist Christy Feinberg writes for the Sun newspapers based in Port Charlotte, Florida. After graduating from Northern Illinois University, she thawed out by moving to Southwest Florida, where she fell in love with the Gulf beaches and warm weather. Christy and her husband enjoy kayaking, hiking, fishing...living like tourists. Read more
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  • Pedaling Through Paradise
  • After being cooped up on a Navy ship with over a thousand men, the author decided he needed a hearty taste of the wide-open outdoors. Driving across the states by automobile could have been a possibility, but it was ultimately decided that the best way to enjoy the many sights would be by bicycle, at a much slower pace.From riding past a... Read more
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  • Pedaling Through Paradise
  • After being cooped up on a Navy ship with over a thousand men, the author decided he needed a hearty taste of the wide-open outdoors. Driving across the states by automobile could have been a possibility, but it was ultimately decided that the best way to enjoy the many sights would be by bicycle, at a much slower pace.From riding past a... Read more
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  • We Three
  • Much of what happened in these pages could have happened last November or just aboout any November. Most of these events happened in November of 1993, which is significant because of the horrific floods that inundated the Nation’s heartland that year. However, little did we think about some of those imminent dangers that awaited us that fall... Read more
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  • We Three
  • Much of what happened in these pages could have happened last November or just aboout any November. Most of these events happened in November of 1993, which is significant because of the horrific floods that inundated the Nation’s heartland that year. However, little did we think about some of those imminent dangers that awaited us that fall... Read more
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  • Illinois Hiking and Backpacking Trails
  • New edition of the standard guide to hiking Illinois. Describes 69 trails that, together, exceed 800 miles. Nothing here matches the difficulty of the Kaibab Trail, but some will help train one for the tough trails. Annotation copyright Book News, Inc. Portland, Or. Read more
Bol.com
Belgium
  • Illinois Hiking and Backpacking Trails
  • New edition of the standard guide to hiking Illinois. Describes 69 trails that, together, exceed 800 miles. Nothing here matches the difficulty of the Kaibab Trail, but some will help train one for the tough trails. Annotation copyright Book News, Inc. Portland, Or. Read more
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  • Illinois State Travel Journal, Motto
  • Here s the Dragon Dragon Travel Journal deal.You wander the world having adventures, and such. Dragon Dragon offers you 200 pages to document your travels, and such. That s it. Simple. Beautiful. True.To help keep things organized, we ve given each journal a unique continent, country or city name.Wherever you go in this life, a Dragon Dragon... Read more
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  • Illinois State Travel Journal, Motto
  • Here s the Dragon Dragon Travel Journal deal.You wander the world having adventures, and such. Dragon Dragon offers you 200 pages to document your travels, and such. That s it. Simple. Beautiful. True.To help keep things organized, we ve given each journal a unique continent, country or city name.Wherever you go in this life, a Dragon Dragon... Read more
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  • Climbing Out of Bed
  • Climbing Out of Bed is a collection of rock climbing and mountain town stories, written over the last 13 years. The muses of Mehall's pieces are the people who make up the rock climbing and mountain town culture. Originally hailing from Illinois, Mehall moved to Colorado in 1999 to attend Western State College, in Gunnison. He describes the... Read more
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  • Climbing Out of Bed
  • Climbing Out of Bed is a collection of rock climbing and mountain town stories, written over the last 13 years. The muses of Mehall's pieces are the people who make up the rock climbing and mountain town culture. Originally hailing from Illinois, Mehall moved to Colorado in 1999 to attend Western State College, in Gunnison. He describes the... Read more
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