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Four Rivers Environmental Education Center

Four Rivers Environmental Education Center

25055 W. Walnut Lane
Channahon, IL 60410
Fax: 815-521-2883
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Four Rivers Environmental Education Center is a model of green architecture, featuring a repurposed building site and interior fireplace, geothermal heating and cooling system, recycled and sustainable building materials, and energy saving technology. Four Rivers' name comes from its location, positioned near where the Des Plaines, DuPage and Kankakee Rivers meet to form the Illinois River. No matter which room you are in at the center, you will have a magnificent view of the peaceful, natural surroundings and the Des Plaines River. Four Rivers Environmental Education Center provides a picturesque setting for wedding ceremonies and receptions. The Four Rivers Environmental Education Center is located at McKinley Woods – Kerry Sheridan Grove and offers a variety of activities for the outdoor enthusiast include hiking, biking, fishing, canoeing, kayaking, geocaching and much more for the entire family to enjoy.

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