Burnham Greenway Trail System

a long straight stretch of trail with woods on either side on the Burnham Greenway Trail

This trail on a former railroad right-of-way includes numerous on-street segments and links Eggers Grove to the north with the Thorn Creek Trail System to the south.

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Overview & Maps

Burnham Greenway Trail System

Location: Burnham, Calumet City, Chicago & Lansing



Estimated Total Length

11.5 miles


Year-round: Sunrise to Sunset

Closures & Alerts

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

Trail Access

Access the Burnham Greenway Trail System at Eggers Grove or Green Lake Woods. Check out the trail maps above to find on-street or bikeway access points.

Eggers Grove
E 112th St & S Ave E
Chicago, IL 60617 (view web map of Eggers Grove)

Green Lake Woods
Torrence Ave, north of 159th St/River Oaks Dr
Calumet City, IL 60409 (view web map of Green Lake Woods)