Elgin Area Convention and Visitors Bureau

Fox River Trails

Visit one of the Midwest’s most scenic paddle ways. It is no further than the Fabulous Fox! National Water Trail through the Elgin area. We have created the toolbox for the perfect day of paddling. Our Fabulous Fox! National Water Trail online tools have trail maps, itineraries, entry point information and lists of all the amazing things to do along the Trail. Come paddle with us, it’s a beautiful trip.

Explore the Fox River Valley

Explore the natural beauty of the Northern Fox River Valley in Illinois. Parks, trails, nature centers, and forest preserves are nestled along the beautiful Fox River, and you can bike or hike along the river on 36 miles of trails. Discover the rural charm of the Northern Fox River Valley at farms and stables, or take the children to one of our family-friendly attractions and entertainment centers