DuPage River Park - Napervile, IL
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Death squared
N 41° 42.956 W 088° 06.861
16T E 407302 N 4618837
Quick Description: The DuPage River Park
Location: Illinois, United States
Date Posted: 1/22/2011 7:30:20 PM
Waymark Code: WMAJTW
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 6

Long Description:
This Park has NO playground equipment. It is open green space, with a covered pavillion and stone grilling area. There is a black-top paved trail that runs along the DuPage River with some very nice views. This trail runs east to the Whalon Lake preserve and west to the DuPge Rive sports complex. There are forested areas with side trails for exploring and bike trails to enjoy. There is plenty of open land, forest and water that all types of wildlife watching can be enjoyed. I have seen tons of birds (robins, hawks, ducks etc), deer and coyote here.
There are also 2 free standing concrete silos located on either side of the parking lot.
Name: icedobe

Street Location: 808 Royce Rd

Local Municipality: Naperville

State/Province, etc.: Illinois

Country: US

Picnic Facilities: pavillion tables, fireplace grill

Recreational Facilities:
Walking trails, bike trails, birdwatching, wildlife viewing, geocaching

Ponds/Lakes/Streams/Rivers/Beach: DuPage River, Pond

Traditional Geocaches:
MJ Holley's 1000th find - GC2CCF6 Oz Caches In - GCA8CD Monkeying Around - GC2BE70 The Guidy, Chippy, Thingy -GC2D3VG

Web Site: Not listed

Memorial/Commemoration: Not listed

Date Established: Not listed

Monuments/Statues: Not listed

Art (murals/sculpture, etc.): Not listed

Fountains: Not listed

Special Events: Not listed

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