Trails & Walking Paths

The Downers Grove Park District offers outdoor biking, walking and running opportunities including mowed trails and paved walking paths at 9 locations.

County Trails

In addition to trails and walking paths provided by the Downers Grove Park District, the Forest Preserve District of DuPage County offers more than 145 miles of trails for you to explore. Two forest preserves are right here in Downers Grove. View the Forest Preserve District of DuPage County Trails Guide

Hidden Lake

East side of Rt. 53 just south
of Rt. 56/Butterfield Rd.

Mowed Trail
2.0 miles

Maple Grove

North side of Maple Ave. east of Belmont Rd. or
Gilbert Ave. between Belmont Rd. and Main St.

Mowed Trail
1.0 miles


Hidden Lake

East side of Rt. 53 just south
of Rt. 56/Butterfield Rd.

Mowed Trail
2.0 miles