Marengo Ridge Conservation Area contains swaths of prairie mixed in with dense woodland.
Sections of the trail run through stands of shrubs.
A variety of pine trees were planted by the former owner of the land.
The terrain rolls, and even gets hilly a times.
Marengo Ridge Conservation Area contains one of the hikes featured in 60 Hikes within 60 Miles: Chicago. Pick up the book on Amazon.com or just this hike description on Trails.com.
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