OAKtober Hike @ Burr Oak Vallely Preserve
Oct 24 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Celebrate OAKtober – Oak Awareness Month (in Illinois) with us as NLI staff will take you on a guided hike through the rolling hills of Burr Oak Valley Preserve. This preserve has a variety of habitat including remnant and restored prairies, and oak savannas. Learn about the history and restoration of this preserve nestled next to residential development in Roscoe, Illinois.

Guided tours will be in small groups to allow for plenty of social distancing during the hike. Please bring a mask to wear when social distancing isn’t possible. Dress for the weather. Pants, long sleeves and sturdy shoes recommended.

This event is free for NLI members, $5 for individuals (non-NLI members), and $10 for non-member families.

Due to COVID-19 restrictions there are a limited number of spots available. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. Register in the form provided below by Friday, Oct. 23, 2020.


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