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Kickapoo Woods and PrairieRiverdale, Illinois

Kickapoo Woods and Prairie

Riverdale, Illinois

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  • Date Posted: Jun 1, 2016
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In an urban locale where there is little nature exists, the prairie here provides a wonderful oasis where peace can be found.

Summer storm clouds brew at Kickapoo Prairie where rattlesnake master, Indian grass, and compass plant glow in the sun.

Summer storm clouds brew at Kickapoo Prairie where rattlesnake master, Indian grass, and compass plant glow in the sun.

Features:

  • Wide expanse of prairie

Highlights:

  • July: Impressive display of rattlesnake master and blazing star

Best Times to Visit:

  • June through September for prairie wildflowers

Mike’s Thoughts: This is a great place to get involved by volunteering to restore the preserve.

Notes: Walk north across the field, cross the bike path to the Kickapoo Prairie trail that begins at this point on the map.

Learn more about Kickapoo Woods and Prairie from these websites:

Learn about how you can volunteer!

 

 

 

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