Skyline, Visitor's Center and Parking Lot. 
Goose Lake Prairie Partners
Volunteers at Goose Lake Prairie State Natural Area
5010 N. Jugtown Road off Pine Bluff Road, Morris, IL 60450

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Cabin Festival
Nature Photo Contest
Prairie Day
Holiday Party
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   Take only Memories.   Leave only Footprints.    Thank You Very Kindly.GOOSE IN THE GRASS

Photo Show information for 2017 has been posted. 
Click here for more information.
Look for new Computerized Catagory
on the rules sheet.

Setting up Painted Lady DisplayButterflies program has started at the visitor's center.  Look for Painted Lady Catapillars in the Visitor's Center as of May 14th.

Click for the Schedule of Events 2017.

Montessori Class of 29 students May 3, 2017
 "Earthday In the Parks"
We welcomed Student
s Grades 4 - 6 from the Joliet Montessori School on May 3rd. The students (grades 4 - 6) removed Garlic Mustard and Rag Weed plants and planted
Milkweed in it's place.

32nd Annual Cabin Festival.  June 3rd, 10-3
What a success day!  CPV Three Rivers Energy Center joined us and we had a great day.

The Prairie Partners Desk service Weekend Program is from
April 1st to October 31.  Prairie Partners plan to work Saturday's and Sundays in the Visitors Center as their schedules will allow. 
Dates the park is open on weekends will be posted on Facebook.

2017 Fundraiser Quilt
Click here for preview.

Mural is on Display in the Auditorium.  Stop In and Take a Look.

Video Presentation on Goose Lake Prairie -Click here.
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Facebook Gift Shop Hours 10 - 4 when VC is open.

Audrey Craven is the Office Coordinator at Goose Lake Prairie State Natural Area.  She can be reached at 815-942-2899. 
The Visitors Center is open 10 - 4 Monday - Friday.

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Updates as of
April 20, 2017

To reserve GLP Picnic Shelters go to -

To contact the webmaster click here.

Sponsorship of the 2017 GLPP Website is open. 
Call - 815-942-2988.

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