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TREC Recreation Trails

1325 Outer Belt West, Effingham, IL 62401


Hit the TREC trails that span across Effingham, open for walks, runs, bike rides and more. Enjoy the scenery throughout the trails while spending some time outdoors.

The TREC trail system is a public trail designed to create recreational opportunities. The trails provide a great place for visitors to exercise, whether its walking, riding bikes, or roller blading. The mission is to develop a countrywide, multi-use trail system, educate the communities on the benefits of the trails, and promote an active lifestyle by providing recreational activities.

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