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Wolf Road PrairieWestchester, Illinois

Wolf Road Prairie

Westchester, Illinois

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  • Date Posted: Jun 1, 2016
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Hike the sidewalks left behind from a construction project halted by the Great Depression and experience nature’s comfort while in the embrace of the savanna, the wetland, and the prairie.

In July, the prairie explodes with diversity at Wolf Road Prairie.

In July, the prairie explodes with diversity at Wolf Road Prairie.

Features:

  • An intimate oak savanna
  • Large prairie that includes a prairie remnant
  • Wetlands with frogs, crawfish, and other creatures.
  • Birds, butterflies, and more

Highlights:

  • May: Wild hyacinths in the savanna
  • July: Culver’s root in the prairie

Best Times to Visit:

  • Spring for savanna wildflowers
  • All summer long for flower shows in the prairie

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