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Hikin' With Your Hound

Dates: Now - Aug. 23, 2019
Times: 6:00PM-7:30PM
Category: Sports/Recreation Nature
Location: Forked Creek Preserve - Ballou Road Access, Ballou Road, east of Route 102 in Wilmington., Wilmington, Il 60481
Phone: (815) 722-9470
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Enjoy an evening walk with an interpretive naturalist and your pup! Meet new friends and other dog owners as we explore the landscape. Spend the last half-hour letting your dogs play together in the dog park during a special, no-permit-required session! Be sure to dress for the weather, and please park in the dog park parking lot. Hikes are 1-2 miles over uneven, natural terrain. All dogs must be on a leash no longer than 10 feet when outside of the dog park. All owners are responsible for picking up after their pets. Registration required by Thursday, August 22: 815.722.9470.

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

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