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Veterans Memorial Trail

Trail Location and Access 

Veterans Memorial Trail begins at 135th Street in Romeoville where it overlaps Centennial Trail and travels north 3.26 miles to Interstate 355. Centennial Trail splits off at I-355 heading east into Cook County. Veterans Memorial Trail continues 1.47 miles north through Lemont to Internationale Parkway in Woodridge. 

The trail is jointly owned and managed by the Forest Preserve District and the Village of Woodridge.

Veterans Memorial Trail may be accessed from Centennial Trail – Schneider's Passage in Romeoville. (View on a Google Map)


Trail Experience and Activities

Veterans Memorial Trail is a hilly, paved linear trail and travels through woodland. It is ideal for the following activities:

  • Biking
  • Hiking/Running
  • In-Line Skating
  • Cross-Country Skiing
  • Snowshoeing

Trail Connections

Centennial Trail: The southern end of Veterans Memorial Trail in Romeoville partially overlaps the 10.81-mile, paved linear Centennial Trail, which travels east from Will County into Cook and DuPage counties. The two trails split at I-355.

Southern DuPage County Regional Trail: The northern end of the trail connects to the 46-mile, multi-jurisdictional Southern DuPage County Regional Trail, which serves the communities of Aurora, Naperville, Woodridge, Darien, Bolingbrook, Downers Grove, Westmont, Clarendon Hills, Willowbrook and Burr Ridge.


Veterans Memorial Trail overlaps with Centennial Trail and travels north 3.26 miles to Interstate 355 then 1.47 miles to Internationale Parkway in Woodridge.





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