This Skokie Park District visitor facility and restrooms are currently closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. See nature trail hours below.
Skokie's thirteen-acre savanna and nature center is an oasis full of native wildflowers, grasses, oak trees, a two-acre pond, and trails. Residing and visiting urban wildlife includes Great Blue Herons, Coyotes, Flying Squirrels, Northern Water Snakes, Red Foxes and Cooper's Hawks. The indoor nature center offers classes, meeting rooms and the interactive Woodland Wander Inn.
Nature Photography Contest
Art Show & Sale: American Jewish Artist's Club – Nature's Treasures
Native Plant Sale: Click here to check it out.
Earth Day Photos
The Trail is open the following hours:
Monday-Saturday: 8 a.m. – sunset
Sunday: 10 a.m. – sunset
The gate closes promptly at sunset, daily.
Lee Hansen at LAHansen@SkokieParks.org
Bike Trail Access
Interactive Nature Exhibit
Meeting & Party Room Rentals
Walking Paths Map