Chicagoland Homeschool Hikers Fall/Winter 2010-2011 Hike Schedule
To join their group, just show up for a hike! All hikes are “drop-in” –
you don’t need to register! They meet at 10 am and usually hike until
around noon. Most families bring a lunch to enjoy following the hike.
All ages are welcome. To follow their group and get messages, photos, details
regarding upcoming hikes join their online community:
Friday September 17 – Hammel Woods, Shorewood Illinois
parking lot on Black Road (Crumby Recreation Area)
Friday October 1 – Indiana Dunes State Park, Chesterton Indiana
parking location TBA
Friday October 15 – Sag Valley/Swallow Cliff Woods, Palos Park Illinois
park in lot near 96th & 119th (see bottom of map)
Friday November 5 – Channahon State Park, Channahon Illinois
park in lot off of Story St.
Friday November 19 – Fullersburg Woods, Oakbrook IL
park off of Spring Road near the Visitors Center
Friday December 3 – Rock Run Preserve, Joliet IL
Use Paul Nichols Access – Essington Road & Ingalls Ave.
Friday January 7 – Plum Creek Nature Center, Beecher IL – SLEDDING HILL!
– let it snow! http://www.reconnectwithnature.org/visitor-centers/pcnc
parking at the Nature Center
Friday February 4 – Monee Reservoir, Monee IL – SNOWSHOEING! Snowshoes
are available to rent –
park near the visitor center
For more information go to
and join the list to receive info on all of the hikes, including the next 6 month schedule.