MCT Nickel Plate Trail

MCT Nickel Plate Trail

Woods and farmland; parks and historic districts. The MCT Nickel Plate Trail has it all. Take a trip along the longest MCT trail and check it out for yourself!


28.5 miles




Longfellow Road & Route 159 in Edwardsville; Lewis and Clark Community College N. O. Nelson campus; Longfellow and Nelson Avenues in Edwardsville; County Highway Building in Edwardsville; Miner Park in Glen Carbon; Glen Carbon Park & Ride Lot at IL-157


S. Main Street in New Douglas to Old Edwardsville Road in Pontoon Beach

Points of Interest

Edwardsville Township Park, Glen Carbon Miner Park, LCCC N.O. Nelson Campus, Edwardsville Children's Museum, Alhambra Fireman and Legion Park

Trail Connections

MCT Nature Trail, MCT Quercus Grove Trail, MCT Ronald J. Foster Heritage Trail

Nickel Plate Trail Map