Byron Forest Preserve District
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5/18/2019 : Barrick Oaks Homestead Preserve Walk

Come explore one of the Byron Forest Preserve District’s little known preserves, the Barrick Oaks Homestead Preserve located at 3494 Oak Grove Road just north of Byron. This unimproved 230 acres preserve has old oak savannas and a wetland creek that features a beaver colony as well as limestone bluffs and other interesting terrain.  Dress for the weather as we will be going off trail for part of our exploration.

Where :     Meet at the parking lot at : 3494 Oak Grove Rd, Byron.

Time :    8:30am.

Fee :      Free program

Ages :     10 years and older

Min/Max :    4/20

 

Please register by May 16th.