Join us at Deer Run Forest Preserve for an evening ramble, following trails through floodplain forest and restored prairie. Featuring nearly 600 acres stretching north from the Kishwaukee River, Deer Run’s beauty and diversity are sure to appeal.
The entrance is at 5691 River Road, Cherry Valley, IL 61016, about three miles southeast of Rockford.
Directions: Severson Dells Nature Center - 8786 Montague Rd., Rockford, IL 61102 - From Bypass 20 south of Rockford, take the Montague Road exit. Turn southwest on Montague Road and continue approximately four miles, past Meridian Road, to the second left after passing Weldon Road.