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      245 acres of floodplain woodlands with a natural history museum & an unmarked trail system.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Land Status: Community Forest
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      Access Info:
      Look for the "Thatcher Woods" and "Thatcher Woods Glen" signs.
      Activities Click to view
      Region Details
      • 1

      Region Status
      Closed as of Jan 24, 2021
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

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      Trails (view details)
      1
      Trails Mountain Bike
      1
      Trails Hike
      1
      Trails Trail Running
      1
      Total Distance
      2,451 ft
      Total Descent
      112 ft
      Total Vertical
      35 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      641 ft
      Reports
      1
      Photos
      1
      Ridden Counter
      4

      Popular Thatcher Woods Mountain Biking Trails

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      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Past Week
      • 1 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance

      Photos of Thatcher Woods Mountain Bike

      128 |
      Oct 6, 2018 @ 1:07am
      Oct 6, 2018

      Recent Trail Reports

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      Fly Like an Eagle
      Nov 13, 2016 @ 5:10pm
      Nov 13, 2016
      WetMrJwojMajor flooding due to the river rising,...

      Activity Feed

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      user #1618718makspcommenttrailFly Like an Eagle
      Jun 6, 2021 @ 6:01pm
      Jun 6, 2021
      user #2680404agkidanewishlisttrailFly Like an Eagle
      Apr 27, 2021 @ 5:59pm
      Apr 27, 2021
      user #2295660lagrangepointaddkarmaThatcher Woods
      Jul 15, 2020 @ 2:49pm
      Jul 15, 2020
      user #2222576Geo81mmcommenttrailFly Like an Eagle
      Jun 13, 2020 @ 11:23am
      Jun 13, 2020
      user #2222576Geo81mmriddentrailFly Like an Eagle
      Jun 13, 2020 @ 11:21am
      Jun 13, 2020

      Recent Comments

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      user #1618718maksptrailFly Like an EagleThe woods in Thatcher flood every time it...
      Jun 6, 2021 @ 6:01pm
      Jun 6, 2021
      user #2222576Geo81mmtrailFly Like an EaglePoorly marked. Has not been maintained, very...
      Jun 13, 2020 @ 11:23am
      Jun 13, 2020

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Wegmat Maintained Trails2.2 km
      Palos Forest Preserve 22 18 612.7 km
      Sag Valley15.2 km
      Deer Grove Forest Preserve 421.5 km
      Big Marsh22.1 km

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike12,451 ft112 ft1,027 ft36 ft
      #6,292#2,87311749
      Hike12,451 ft112 ft1,027 ft36 ft
      #5,682#2,76817
      Trail Running12,451 ft112 ft1,027 ft36 ft
      #5,676#2,7621
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