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Event Calendar

Hikin’ With Your Hound

Event Information

Date: Friday, 08/23/2019

Time: 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM

Fee: Free!

Age: All ages

Contact Phone: 815.722.9470

Location: Forked Creek Preserve - Ballou Road Access

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Event Details

Enjoy an evening walk with an interpretive naturalist and your pup! Meet new friends and other dog owners as we explore the landscape.

Spend the last half-hour letting your dogs play together in the dog park during a special, no-permit-required session! Be sure to dress for the weather, and please park in the dog park parking lot. 

Event Requirements

Registration required by Thursday, August 22: 815.722.9470


All dogs must be on a leash no longer than 10 feet when outside of the dog park. All owners are responsible for picking up after their pets.

The hike will be 1-2 miles over uneven, natural terrain. Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid or service to participate in this program should mention their request when registering, or    submit a request online no later than 48 hours before the program.

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