Burden Falls Waterfall Trail
Burden Falls Waterfall Trail is a 1 mile moderately difficult loop trail located in the Shawnee National Forest in Pope County, Illinois. Burden Falls Waterfall Trail is a part of the designated Burden Falls Wilderness system. This trail is widely used by backpackers, day hikers, equestrians and hunters. This trail features bluffs, outcroppings, wilderness trails and a series of small to large waterfalls.
Trail Ratings for this Trail:
- Difficulty Rating 75% 75%
- Feature Rating 100% 100%
- Access Rating 50% 50%
- Safety Rating 25% 25%
Blog Posts About This Trail:
Hiking with Shawn’s Ultimate Trail Guide Series: LaRue Pine HillsLaRue Pine Hills is one of my favorite areas to visit throughout all the seasons of the year but especially during the spring and during the fall. LaRue Pine Hills is home to the world-famous Forest...
Hiking with Shawn’s Trail Guide Series: Big HBig H or H-Rock is a natural window/arch feature located in Garden of the Gods Wilderness Area in the Shawnee National Forest. There is a nice 6.3-mile loop (650-foot elevation gain) from the main Observation Trail Day-Use...
Hiking with Shawn’s Trail Guide Series: Cedar Creek WondersCedar Creek Wonders is a uniquely presented feature of the Shawnee National Forest located in the more middle section of the Shawnee Purchase Unit. Cedar Creek Wonders is an excellent waterfall chasing spot...