Madison and St. Clair Counties in Illinois have impressive biking trail systems. The Madison County Transit (MCT) Trail system includes nine trails alone, one of them being the MCT Confluence Trail. Below is just a few of the trails in the Metro East. We hope to expand this list soon!
Chain of Rocks Bridge-Route 66 Bikeway - The old Chain of Rocks Bridge, once the route of Historic Route 66, has been transformed into the Route 66 Bikeway that is a little over a 1 mile long paved trail on the bridge, crossing the Mississippi River and connecting the St. Louis Riverfront Trail with the MCT Confluence Trail (via Chain of Rocks Road) in Illinois. - More Info - Tags: 62040, 63137, attractions, biking, family, featured, granite-city, historic, historic-route-66, illinois, kids, madison, madison-county-illinois-recreation, madison-county-info, missouri, national-register, northside, recreation, riverview-neighborhood, st-louis-city-info, stlcity, structure, ttd, ziphome - Public Tags: 62040,63137,City of St Louis Missouri,Granite City Illinois,Recreation
Chouteau Island - Chouteau Island is a group of three islands just north of Downtown St Louis in the Mississippi River on the Illinois side. It features a multi-use gravel trail for hiking, biking and horseback riding. - More Info - Tags: about, 62040, biking, illinois, madison - Public Tags: 62040,Biking,Recreation
Confluence Bike Trail - The Confluence Bike Trail is a 21-mile asphalt trail that runs between Granite City Illinois and Alton Illinois. - More Info - Tags: about, biking, illinois, recreation, ziphome - Public Tags: Recreation,Biking,Illinois
Pere Marquette State Park - Pere Marquette State Park is the west end of the Sam Vadalabene Bike Trail that is a 20 mile paved biking trail that runs along the Great River Road all the way to the city of Alton Illinois. The park is located in Jersey County in Grafton Illinois. - More Info - Tags: 62037, about, biking, illinois, jersey - Public Tags: 62037,Recreation,Biking
Sam Vadalabene Bike Trail - The Sam Vadalabene Bike Trail runs for 20 miles along the Great River Road between Alton Illinois and Pere Marquette State Park in Grafton Illinois. - More Info - Tags: about, biking, illinois, recreation, ziphome - Public Tags: Recreation