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Oakdale Nature Preserve

4433 S. Cranes Grove Road, Freeport, IL 61032


Beautiful trails await you!

This Nature Preserve offers 133 acres of oak and hickory woodlands, restored prairies and shallow streams. Over four miles of winding trails are great for hiking, running, cross-country skiing, nature study and quiet reflection. Facilities, which are available to rent, include the Mogle Learning Center with meeting space for 20 people and two picnic shelters.

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