A PRAIRIE LANDS FOUNDATION PARK


THANK YOU
    Thank you to the 70 energetic volunteers who planted 975 tree and shrub seedlings on the Make-A-Difference work day at Fugate Woods. Indeed they did!
Trees Forever selected Fugate Woods/Prairie Lands Foundation as the recipient of these plants in support of a multiple year riparian habitat restoration project.

Fugate Woods Nature Preserve is located in the abundant prairie croplands of Central Illinois, just 2 1/2 miles northeast of Fairbury, Illinois. This natural area contains more than 150 acres of native timber and restored prairie. Visitors are invited to hike the serene grounds and trails, rich in wildlife and native plants.


A variety of programs and events offer unique opportunities for all interested age groups. Fugate Woods also presents a living classroom environment for the public and charitable/education organizations.


Hours

Trails are open daily*, dawn to dusk, foot traffic only, pets must be leashed

*Excepting Mother's Day and firearm deer season.



For the preservation of the habitat and well-being of all visitors:
No Alcohol, No Firearms, No Hunting, No Bicycles, No Vehicles, Leash All Pets




Events

Saturday, May 3, 2014  9am:
Mornings on Songs at Dawn Trail

The public is invited, all ages are welcome! Plan to join in guided hikes of discovery as the forest comes to life after the long winter!  [ more details ]



Sunday, May 4, 2014  4pm:
Winged Life and Language of Flowers

The public is invited, all ages are welcome! Come hike the woods with S. Saffer, Naturalist/Educator.  [ more details ]



Wednesday, May 7, 2014  9am:
Mornings on Songs at Dawn Trail

The public is invited, all ages are welcome! Plan to join in guided hikes of discovery as the forest comes to life after the long winter!  [ more details ]



Saturday, May 10, 2014  9am:
Mornings on Songs at Dawn Trail

The public is invited, all ages are welcome! Plan to join in guided hikes of discovery as the forest comes to life after the long winter!  [ more details ]



Wednesday, May 14, 2014  9am:
Mornings on Songs at Dawn Trail

The public is invited, all ages are welcome! Plan to join in guided hikes of discovery as the forest comes to life after the long winter!  [ more details ]



For more information about any of these events, please see our Events page, or call The Woods Steward at: 815-692-8003


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