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20 ILCS 862/10
(20 ILCS 862/10)
As used in this Act:
"Department" means the Department of Natural Resources.
"Director" means the Director of Natural Resources.
"Facilities" means equipment or other man-made improvement that is directly associated with, and provided for, a recreational trail. Typical recreational trail facilities include signage, gates, culverts, trail bridges, railings, benches, security cameras, security lighting, aggregate and other erosion control measures, picnic shelters, informational kiosks, and vault toilets.
"Off-highway vehicle" means a motor-driven recreational vehicle capable of
cross-country travel on natural terrain without benefit of a road or
trail, including an all-terrain vehicle and off-highway motorcycle as defined
the Illinois Vehicle Code. "Off-highway vehicle" does not include a snowmobile;
a motorcycle; a watercraft; snow-grooming equipment when used for its
intended purpose; or an aircraft.
"Recreational trail" means a thoroughfare or track across land or snow or along water, used for recreational purposes such as bicycling, cross-country skiing, day
hiking, equestrian activities, jogging or similar fitness activities, trail
biking, overnight and long-distance backpacking, snowmobiling, aquatic or
water activity, and vehicular travel by motorcycle or
(Source: P.A. 100-798, eff. 1-1-19