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Moraine Hills State Park

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Deriving its name from the accumulation of boulders, stones, and other debris left by glaciers, Moraine Hills State Park features marsh and bog areas among its 1,690 acres. More than 10 miles of one-way trails make Moraine Hills popular among hikers and bicyclists, not only from nearby McHenry but from throughout Illinois.

Location: 914 S. River Rd., McHenry Illinois 60050 Telephone 815-385-1624

Other Illinois State Parks nearby:
(Spring Grove) Chain O' Lakes State Park
(Zion) Illinois Beach State Park
(McHenry) Moraine Hills State Park
(Loves Park) Rock Cut State Park

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