Illinois Prairie Path
Rt. 56 at the Fox River | North Aurora, IL 60542 | 630.897.0516
Rt. 56 at the Fox River
North Aurora, IL 60542
Former right-of-way for the old Chicago Aurora & Elgin electric railroad was converted in the 1960's and has become a favorite among visitors. Suitable for biking, hiking, jogging and cross-country skiing. Northernmost Fermilab spur, Batavia spur and Aurora Branch join to the Fox River Trail East at various places. Red Oak 16-mile loop includes the Fox River Trail and the Aurora and Batavia branches of the Illinois Prairie Path.