Chain O’Lakes State Park

October 5, 2019 @ 7:00 am
Chain O’Lakes State Park
8916 Wilmot Rd
Spring Grove, IL 60081
Free - But prior registration is required
Beau Schaefer
(847) 337-3602
Chain O’Lakes State Park @ Chain O’Lakes State Park | Spring Grove | Illinois | United States

This field trip to our a nearby state park is a great migratory stopover for southbound migrants. Plus, as a bonus, we will look for wetland species.

Limit 20. Member Priority. Register (required) at


From I-94 tollway, exit IL-173/Rosecrans Rd, turn left on Rosecrans, drive 13 mi, turn left on Wilmot Rd.. then left into park.

Meet at overlook on way to Goldfinch Trail lot. The overlook is a pullout on your right as you travel the entrance road into the state park. Important: please squeeze into this pullout, pulling forward as far as possible and parking on both sides of the pullout. Do not stop on or block the entrance road.