This Two-Mile Trail Through A 100-Acre Forest In Illinois Is Blissful Throughout The Year
There’s a gorgeous 100-acre forest preserve in Darien, Illinois that is begging to be explored. This all-in-one eco-diverse area is full of wildlife, trails, and more, and it’s sure to bring out the true adventurer in you.
No matter the time of year, this place is an ideal place to roam. Check it out:
We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/
Oldfield Oaks Forest Preserve is open daily between dawn and dusk, and you can learn more about it here on the Forest Preserve District of DuPage County’s website.
An Illinois transplant who grew up and went to school in Indiana for 22 years, Elizabeth holds a BFA in creative writing and has enjoyed traveling across the country and parts of Europe. She has visited half of the states, as well as parts of Canada, Mexico, and the Caribbean, and regularly travels home to the Hoosier State to see friends and family. With more than five years of writing experience, Elizabeth’s articles have been featured on several websites, and her poetry and short stories have been published in multiple literary journals.
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