Logo - Forest Preserve District of Will County Bringing People and Nature Together skip to main content
Rock Run Greenway Trail
Share This:  
News You Can Use
Take part in the "Woods Walk" trail hiking program and photo contest through October 31! View more information.
A portion of the Joliet Junction Trail in Rockdale is closed due to bridge damage by a trail derailment. View more information.
From October through April, the District is performing prescribed burns at preserves throughout Will County. View more information.
Trail Location and Access

The Rock Run Greenway Trail travels 9.93 miles from Crest Hill south through Joliet.

The trail may be accessed from the following locations:Trail Experience and Activities

The Rock Run Greenway Trail is a flat, paved linear trail and travels 9.93 miles through the woodland, prairie, and wetland of Rock Run Preserve. It is ideal for the following activities:Trail Connections

DuPage River Trail: Street routes in Joliet and Shorewood connect the Rock Run Greenway Trail to the 1.78-mile, linear paved DuPage River Trail at Hammel Woods.

Joliet Junction Trail: The north end of the Rock Run Greenway Trail connects to the 4.36-mile, linear paved Joliet Junction Trail at Theodore Marsh.

I&M Canal State Trail: Street routes in Joliet connect the south end of the Rock Run Greenway Trail to the Illinois Department of Natural Resources' crushed limestone I&M Canal State Trail.

Together, the Rock Run Greenway Trail, Joliet Junction Trail, and I&M Canal State Trail provide a 16-mile loop trail. Download a map of the Rock Run Greenway Trail-Joliet Junction Trail loop.

Download a map of Joliet area bike trail connections.

Programs and Events

The Rock Run Greenway Trail provides a portion of the route for the annual "Ride the Rock" family bike ride and festival at Lower Rock Run Preserve - I&M Canal Access in May. View upcoming programs and events.
Rock Run Greenway Trail Users
Photograph Courtesy of Ron Molk
Location
The Rock Run Greenway Trail extends 9.93 miles from Crest Hill south through Joliet.

Google Map It!
For Information
815.727.8700
Hours
Sunrise-Sunset
Social Links
Photo Galleries
Gallery Category: Ride the Rock 2014
Recreational Activities
Biking
Cross-Country Skiing
Hiking/Running
In-Line Skating
Snowshoeing
Wildlife Viewing
Maps & Brochures
Joliet Area Bike Trails Map
Rock Run Greenway Trail - JJC Area Map
Rock Run Greenway-Joliet Junction Trail Loop Map
Theodore Marsh Preserve Map
Preserves
View All Preserves
Copyright © 2014 The Forest Preserve District of Will County
17540 W. Laraway Road, Joliet, IL 60433
815.727.8700 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Weekdays
Follow Us:  
Universal Accessibility Symbol
Obtain Accessible Information or Services Here, or Call 815.727.8700 (A TDD Relay Service is Available at 800.526.0844)
Privacy Policy | Terms of Use | Web Site Map |