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Oakdale Nature Preserve

#9 of 16 things to do in Freeport Features Animals
4433 S Cranes Grove Rd, Freeport, IL 61032-9786
+1 815-235-6114
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a beautiful forest preserve!

Oakdale has scheduled activities for children; but it is known for its wilderness trails. It has... read more

Reviewed 16 March 2016
karikrn
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Freeport, Illinois
Time Out

The preserve is peaceful. The nature hikes are spiritual in nature. The park is a great get away... read more

Reviewed 4 July 2015
laurie c
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Freeport, Illinois
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16 Mar 2016
“a beautiful forest preserve!”
3 Jul 2015
“Time Out”
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4433 S Cranes Grove Rd, Freeport, IL 61032-9786
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Reviewed 16 March 2016

Oakdale has scheduled activities for children; but it is known for its wilderness trails. It has many of these for the walker and hiker. I have taken my dog out many times; and we enjoy the silence, the peace, and the beauty. I just have...More

Thank karikrn
Reviewed 4 July 2015

The preserve is peaceful. The nature hikes are spiritual in nature. The park is a great get away close to town

Thank laurie c
Reviewed 26 August 2013

When entering the woods next to the parking lot - if you go right you can stay on a more compact/gravel surface. Going left takes you back into the looping trails, more of a mulched surface which later turns into a run-down grassy path. Going...More

Thank LikeToExploreAround
Reviewed 10 August 2012

Lots of "wild life" to see if you look. Buildings are spacious so you can have family gatherings and the main lodge has a nice kitchen you can use. People do not know about this place and it is soooo peaceful there

Thank Carl B
Reviewed 11 June 2012

If you like taking a walk in the woods this is it. You can go from woods to meadow to walking in a stream bed to a pine grove. They loop and loop so when you are ready to leave it is only a short...More

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