Under Construction!

Kickapoo Rail Trail Open House
Wednesday, August 24
6-7:30PM

Village Hall Building
207 E. Lincoln St.
St. Joseph, IL

Saturday, June 18 at Kickapoo State Park.  Registration information.

Vision of the Trail

Photo By Shannon Green

The Champaign County Forest Preserve District wants to thank Sarah Elm for designing the Kickapoo Rail Trail logo.

The Kickapoo Rail Trail will be a 24.5 mile multi-use recreational trail that runs from Urbana, Illinois to Danville, Illinois

The Kickapoo Rail Trail will be built by the Champaign County Forest Preserve District and the Vermilion County Conservation District.


Construction has started on the 6.7 miles from Main St., Urbana to Main St.,  St. Joseph.

To keep up to date via email blasts, text "KRT Updates" to info@kickapoorailtrail.org
​(See past updates here)

To keep up to date via email blasts, text "KRT Updates" to info@kickapoorailtrail.org

The Champaign County Forest Preserve District is planning its third annual River to Rail Ride on September 24, 2016 at Middle Fork River Forest Preserve in Penfield. The ride includes three routes, with distances of approximately 15, 32, and 67 miles.  All three routes begin and end at the forest preserve. Maps of the routes will be available online at www.kickapoorailtrail.com by September 1.  The ride costs $35 for any distance and includes lunch.  Online registration now available.