Nature Preserve Area:
Location and Access:
To reach the parking lot from Route 59, turn west on Hawthorn Lane, then south on Industrial Drive. To reach it from Roosevelt Road (Route 38), turn north on Kress Road, then east on Downs Drive, then north on Industruial Drive.
Truitt-Hoff Nature Preserve is located in the Morainal Section of the Northeastern Illinois Morainal Natural Division. 120.3 acres in size, the preserve encompasses high-quality mesic prairie, wet-mesic prairie, freshwater marsh, mesic silt loam savanna, and wet prairie natural communities.
Forest Preserve District of DuPage County and City of West Chicago
289.81 acres with buffer
For further information:
Contact: Forest Preserve District of DuPage County
1/2009 - R. Heidorn