Bikeway Hours: 7 a.m. to dusk
Trail Closures: the bike trail may be closed due to weather or safety concerns. Please call (217) 421-7493 for trail closures and conditions or check the homepage of our website.
This bikeway connects Rock Springs Conservation Area, Fairview Park, and Kiwanis Park with a paved, 3.74 mile, 10-foot wide, handicapped accessible trail for hiking, bicycling, dog walking, roller blading, running, walking, and more.
The 3.74 mile Bike Trail begins just off of Nearing Lane, behind the Rock Springs Nature Center and ends at N. Fairview Ave. inside Fairview Park.
The 2.2 mile Rock Springs segment of the Bike Trail was developed by the Macon County Conservation District and is designed for access to and from the Rock Springs Nature Center. The trail meets all of the American Disabilities Act specifications.
The trail guides you through a pine forest, prairie, deciduous woodland, and by a pond, river bottom and wetland habitats. You can discover a wide variety of wildlife, trees, and flowers. Be sure to stop at the interpretive stations located along the trail. They will aid in your understanding of the habitats you are visiting.