Make Trails Work

Trails for Illinois operates Illinois Trail Corps, the only state conservation corps focused exclusively on building, repairing and improving human-powered trails. In two years, we’ve helped public agencies save more than $200,000 repairing and building trails.

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Cut rail on the CXS line in  Flora ...might be an opportunity!

Cut rail on the CXS line in Flora...might be an opportunity!


Make Trails Work is also where our advocacy, planning and advisory projects live.

All of our partners benefit from our 20+ years of experience & expertise in trails planning and advocacy.

Contact us about your trail or trail project!