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With winter weather now upon the Midwest, preserve visitors are reminded that not all preserves may be open on time during or immediately after a snow event.
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Ice skating is offered on a pond at
Goodenow Grove Nature Preserve
in Beecher when proper conditions exist.
Ice thickness is checked daily during the winter, and the ponds are cleared of debris if the ice is sufficiently thick for skating.
To inquire whether the pond is open for ice skating, please call 708.946.2216.
Photograph Courtesy of Kelli Parke
You can enjoy this activity at the following locations:
Goodenow Grove Nature Preserve (Beecher)
Plum Creek Nature Center (Beecher)
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