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Matthiessen State Park Horse Trail

2500 Illinois Route 178
Oglesby, IL 61348
United States

Horse and trailrider in the woods at Matthiessen State Park in Oglesby, Illinois.
Horse and trailrider in the river at Matthiessen State Park in Oglesby, Illinois.
Horse and trailrider in the shaded woods at Matthiessen State Park in Oglesby, Illinois.
Close up of horse and trailrider at Matthiessen State Park in Oglesby, Illinois.
Horse and trailrider near a giant felled tree at Matthiessen State Park in Oglesby, Illinois.
Horse and trailrider on river's edge at Matthiessen State Park in Oglesby, Illinois.
View up the Vermilion river at Matthiessen State Park in Oglesby, Illinois.
horse and trailrider travelling through a late fall tall grass prairie at Matthiessen State Park in Oglesby, Illinois.
Horse and trailrider walking in the river at Matthiessen State Park in Oglesby, Illinois.
Horse and trailrider overlooking a bluff at Matthiessen State Park in Oglesby, Illinois.
Horse and trailrider in the woods at Matthiessen State Park in Oglesby, Illinois.
Horse and trailrider in the river at Matthiessen State Park in Oglesby, Illinois.
Horse and trailrider in the shaded woods at Matthiessen State Park in Oglesby, Illinois.
Close up of horse and trailrider at Matthiessen State Park in Oglesby, Illinois.
Horse and trailrider near a giant felled tree at Matthiessen State Park in Oglesby, Illinois.
Horse and trailrider on river's edge at Matthiessen State Park in Oglesby, Illinois.
View up the Vermilion river at Matthiessen State Park in Oglesby, Illinois.
horse and trailrider travelling through a late fall tall grass prairie at Matthiessen State Park in Oglesby, Illinois.
Horse and trailrider walking in the river at Matthiessen State Park in Oglesby, Illinois.
Horse and trailrider overlooking a bluff at Matthiessen State Park in Oglesby, Illinois.
Open Dates

Year-round, conditions permitting, call ahead during dove season (Sept. 1-30)

Distance and Terrain
9.0 miles
Camping
Yes.

Designated horse camping/25 units, vehicular access - $8/night or walk-in with shower access.; water.

Parking

Designated horse trailer parking

Contact Info