Spring Creek Preserve
The Spring Creek Preserve is located on the east side of Highway 116 just off
the north end of East Peoria (see above map). Note the new parking lot
just off Spring Creek Road.
Preserve - Downloadable Trail Map
Birding Hotspot Map
||The 262 acre park is still under development. It is home to
many species of birds, trees, shrubs, and wildflowers. Several hiking
trails are now mowed and maintained. Several of the trails go over 200
feet higher than the parking lot nto the surrounding bluffs. Several
trails have stream crossings, which are dry much of the year.
Fon du Lac
Park District Website
|Commonly Seen Birds
Spring/Fall -- Warblers and other woodland spring migrants.
Summer -- Various woodland species.
Hiking and Birding the Spring Creek
Creek in Spring Creek Preserve
Birding while Hiking the Spring Creek
Creek in the Spring Creek Preserve
Trails May Cross Creek in Places