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Reptiles of the Dunes

Dates: Now - Jul. 31, 2019
Times: 6 - 7 p.m.
Category: Nature
Location: Braidwood Dunes and Savanna Nature Preserve, 24229 W Rt. 113, Braidwood, Il 60408
Phone: (815) 722-9470
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Lizards? ... in Illinois? No way! ... Yes way! Explore the home of the six-lined racerunner, learn about some cool reptiles, and understand why they have chosen this nature preserve as their home. This family-friendly hike will be approximately 0.5 mile over uneven natural terrain. Please wear long pants and bug repellent. There are no restrooms or water at this site. Ages 5 or older. Registration required by Tuesday, July 30: 815.722.9470.

What's Nearby:
Starved Rock Lodge - Cabins
Joliet Iron Works Historic Site
Utica Business Association
Joliet Slammers Baseball
Joliet Slammers Baseball
Grundy County Corn Festival

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