Laona Heights Sugar River Colored Sands Sugar River Two Rivers Ferguson Hartley Memorial Trask Bridge Four Lakes Pecatonica River Pecatonica Wetlands Crooked River Grove Creek Seward Bluffs Klehm Forest Preserve Severson Dells Fuller Memorial Cedar Cliff Indian Hill Hinchliff Memorial Kilbuck Bluffs Trailside Kishwaukee Gorge South Kishwaukee Gorge North Rockford Rotary Kishwaukee River Oak Ridge Blackhawk Springs Deer Run Espenscheid Memorial McKiski County Line Kieselburg Roland Olson Stone Bridge Clayton Andrews Ledges Hononegah J. Norman Jensen Millrace Isle Macktown Atwood Homestead Forest Preserve Headquarters


Trailside is a small 9-acre preserve accessible from old Highway 51. This site is a pleasant wayside area and picnic spot.

Acres: 9
Access Road: Yes
Restrooms: No
Drinking Water: No
Picnic Tables: No
Shelterhouses: No
Playground Equipment: No
Ball Fields: No
Horseback Trails: No
Hiking Trails(miles): 0.0
Campground Sites: No
Boat Launch: No
Canoe Launch: No
18 Hole Golf Course: No
Illinois Nature Preserve: No
Special Facilities: No
Donated Land: No
Natural Areas: No
All reservations subject to the GENERAL USE ORDINANCE

Trail Map

Download a printable trail map here.


2161 Baxter Road, Rockford, IL 61109
Trailside is located at the southeast corner of the intersections of Beltline Road and Route 251, south of the Village of New Milford.

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