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8786 Montague Road
Rockford, IL 61102
United States

Nature Center Hours:

Monday-Saturday 8:00AM-4:30PM

Sunday 1:00PM- 4:30PM

Finding Us

From Bypass 20 south of Rockford, take the Montague Road exit. Turn southwest on Montague Road and continue approximately four miles, past Meridian Road, past Weldon Road, then the second left.

Walking Paths

The forest preserve features 2-1/2 miles of self-guided nature trails. A hard-surfaced trail, 2/3 of a mile in length, is accessible year-round. A booklet available at the trailhead explains points of particular interest. Guided walks are held frequently throughout the year for the general public, and small groups may arrange special guided walks by contacting the Nature Center.

NOTE: Dogs are not allowed in the forest preserve.

Contact Us

(815) 335-2915

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