Joe Orr Woods

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Location & Things to Do

Joe Orr Woods

Entrance

E Joe Orr Rd, east of S Halsted St
Chicago Heights, IL 60411

Picnic Groves

  • Grove #1
    (with shelter)
    • Capacity: 300 people
Event Permits PageGrove PDF Map of Joe Orr Woods

Hours

Year-round: Sunrise to Sunset

Closures & Alerts


Trails

Thorn Creek Trail System

The Thorn Creek Trail System's nearly 20 miles of paved and unpaved trails connect multiple forest preserves, winding past lakes, wetlands and woodlands.

Location: Calumet City, Chicago Heights, Glenwood, Lansing, Lynwood, Park Forest & South Holland

Surface

Paved & Unpaved

Estimated Total Length

29.9 miles

Hours

Year-round: Sunrise to Sunset

Closures & Alerts

*Please be a courteous trail user: Follow posted signs and our trail rules and etiquette.