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The County of DuPage
Wheaton, Illinois

Trail Closure and Maintenance Alerts

Trail Maintenance Alert

None at this time.     

Trail Detour / Closure Alerts

Great western trail - westgate drive to pleasant hill road

On February 23, 2017, Commonwealth Edison will be intermittently obstructing the Great Western Trail between Westgate Dr and Pleasant Hill Rd in Winfield.  Please be advised that work is being done with the assistance of helicopters.  Flaggers will be present to notify trail users that the path is unsafe at that time.  This work should be completed by the 24th.

Illinois Prairie Path - Aurora Branch - Frontenac Road to the CN / EJ&E railroad

This segment of the Prairie Path is closed do to changed traffic patterns on the CN / EJ&E Railroad. The railroad is currently parking trains at the existing at-grade railroad crossing necessitating the re-routing of the Prairie Path. The Prairie Path has been re-routed to Diehl Road while the County develops plans to construct an underpass.   View Detour Map

Submit a Trail Maintenance Request

If you see any downed branches or trail obstructions, please contact the DuPage County Trails Coordinator at

Receive Trail Closure and Maintenance E-Mail Alerts

Information concerning trail closures, trail detours, and maintenance activities will be posted on this page as it becomes available.  If you wish to receive trail detour or maintenance alerts via e-mail, please send a request to the DuPage County Trails Coordinator at:

PAGE LAST UPDATED:  December 29, 2016