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Winter Walkers: Thorn Creek

Event information

Date: Saturday, February 24, 2024

Time: 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Fee: Free!

Age: All ages.

Contact: 708-747-6320

Location: Thorn Creek Woods Nature Preserve

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An aerial view of a snow-covered forest. Photo by Chad Merda

Event details

Want a little nature in your winter? Looking to explore the preserves? Get outside, trek the trails and enjoy the magic of the season! Join a naturalist every Saturday in January and February at a different forest preserve in Will County. This week walk through the trees and look for wildlife at Thorn Creek Woods Nature Preserve. 

Participate in one Winter Walkers or sign up for all eight! You can find the full lineup of Winter Walkers programs on our event calendar.

Event requirements

Registration required by Friday, Feb. 23: 708-946-2216.


A meetup point will be sent after registration.

Be sure to dress for the weather and use caution while walking outdoors as snow and ice may be present on the paths and in the parking lot. The hike will be 1 mile to 2 miles over uneven, natural terrain. Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid or service to participate in this program should call 708-747-6320.