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Hawthorne Hill Nature Center

Hawthorne Hill Nature Center

Hawthorne Hill Nature Center

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28 Brookside Drive IL, Elgin 60123

About

Hawthorne Hill Nature Center is the perfect place to enjoy rich fall colors, snow-frosted trees, spring wildflowers, summer amphibians, and an ever changing host of birds near the pond, in the woods, or even from the comfort of the nature center. The 67-acre natural area that flanks both sides of Brookside Drive has a wheelchair accessible trail that leads to the pond and sedge meadow as well as wide, wood-chipped trails to access other areas. Please bring your family and friends. We have games and activities for children and families to enjoy together. The pond is a great place to teach your children to fish, or to just appreciate the natural beauty.

 

hours

Friday – 10AM-4PM
Saturday – 10AM-4PM

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