Laona Heights Sugar River Colored Sands Sugar River Two Rivers Ferguson Hartley Memorial Trask Bridge Four Lakes Pecatonica River Pecatonica Wetlands Crooked River Grove Creek Seward Bluffs Klehm Forest Preserve Severson Dells Fuller Memorial Cedar Cliff Indian Hill Hinchliff Memorial Kilbuck Bluffs Trailside Kishwaukee Gorge South Kishwaukee Gorge North Rockford Rotary Kishwaukee River Oak Ridge Blackhawk Springs Deer Run Espenscheid Memorial McKiski County Line Kieselburg Roland Olson Stone Bridge Clayton Andrews Ledges Hononegah J. Norman Jensen Millrace Isle Macktown Atwood Homestead Forest Preserve Headquarters

Grove Creek

The preserve access is not yet established. The district is seeking approval to connect with trails in Seward Bluffs under U.S. Hwy 20 from IDOT. If granted a trail connection the district intends to establish a parking area along Klinger road for this preserve.

Acres: 80.5
Access Road: No
Restrooms: No
Drinking Water: No
Picnic Tables: No
Shelterhouse: No
Playground equipment: No
Ball Fields: No
Horseback Trails: No but with approval from IDOT will connect with Seward Bluff trails
Hiking Trails(miles): No – Seeking permission for trail under U.S. Hwy 20 to connect with Seward Bluffs
Campground Sites: No
Boat Launch: No
Canoe Launch: No
18 Hole Golf Course: No
Natural area: Yes adjacent to Wilson Prairie Nature Preserve

Trail Map

Download a printable trail map here.


18319 W. State St., Pecatonica, IL 61063