Waterfall Glen Forest Preserve, Darien

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Waterfall Glen Forest Preserve is located in Darien. Add Waterfall Glen Forest Preserve to your Darien travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Darien day trip planner .
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  • First time visiting Waterfall Glen so decided to check it out. There are a few ares within the forest preserve where you can park, I decided to park in the parking right off of Northgate, which is Mil...  more »
  • This is the major outdoor activity place in the area. I'm out there maybe 40 times a year. It's not in any particular town - unincorporated DuPage County between Darien and Lemont. Roughly 4 square mi...  more »
  • I visited this place once in summer and once in spring and both are a wonderful season to go! We did finish walking the entire trail which is about 10 miles long, my legs really hurt but I am happy with this adventure. The forest is huge, the waterfall is awesome, the river is clean. Next time, I'll bring a bike so that it won't be too much exhausting.
  • Nine (point five) miles of various terrain, alternating between crushed gravel and pavement at each POI. Elevation changes a lot so be prepared. If you like scenic treks with water, flat fields and a waterfall, this is your next stop for adventure. Main trail is 9.5 miles, a few overlooks, some mysterious ruins, various POI, including a wide but short waterfall.

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