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Hidden Ponds Hike

Event information

Date: Sunday, June 23, 2024

Time: 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Fee: Free!

Age: Ages 13 or older.

Contact: 708-747-6320

Location: Thorn Creek Woods Nature Preserve

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A frog in the water with its head sticking above the surface. Photo by Glenn P. Knoblock

Event details

Join us for a guided tour of the wet areas of Thorn Creek Woods. Discover vernal ponds, listen for the return of amphibian choruses and explore the marshes of Owl Lake and beyond. These low-lying areas provide vital habitat for woodland creatures and are an integral part of the Thorn Creek ecosystem.

This program is sponsored by the Thorn Creek Audubon Society.

Event requirements

Registration required by June 17: 708-747-6320.

Participants will enjoy a 3-mile hike on natural surface trails across uneven terrain. Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid or service to participate in this program should call 708-747-6320.