Find Local Trails
Find local hiking and backpacking trails and other outdoor recreational sites in the Shawnee National Forest and throughout southern Illinois.
Welcome to Trail Finder!
Trail Finder is a special feature of Hiking with Shawn where you can search for and read important information, directions and updates about various trails and sites in the Shawnee National Forest and throughout southern Illinois visited by Shawn, the host of Hiking with Shawn. Those who are interested can also add new trails to this feature to overall help those searching for local area trails. So please have a look around and enjoy!
Rules of the Forest
Learn about the rules of the forest and other local areas in the region.
Get Trail Updates
Learn about any news and updates concerning trails you would like to visit.
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FIND LOCAL TRAILS USING THE MAP FEATURE BELOW. MORE TRAILS WILL BE ADDED SOON!
Heron Pond Trail
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