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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Prairie Partner News & Announcements
Cragg Cabin Rebuild  --  Due to extensive deterioration of the Cabin, we are doing a fundraiser to rebuild the cabin. This will give us a chance to bring the cabin back to the original description. For this project we need your help. Paypal Donations will help us meet our goal of $56,500 covering labor and materials to replace our magnificent Cabin.
For your convenience
:
Click this link
to Paypal.       


View Slide Program: reasons for rebuilding Cragg Cabin.  Click here.
White Oak logs are on site for the beginning of rebuilding the Cragg Cabin. Bark has been stripped, and logs are ready for the next step.  54% of the $56,500 needed has been received.

We thank everyone for their assistance and concern.

2019 Fundraiser  "Log Cabin, Log Cabin" Queen Size Quilt
Click here for more description of the quilt. Check out the Gift shop page for the
Winner Photo - Jan Goetz of Goose Lake
35th Annual Cabin Festival.
June 6, 2020
Plans are being made for a wonderful event again this year. Pardon our dust as we redo our information on the Cabin Festival page. We are looking forward to working with CPV Three Rivers Energy Center as the sponsor for this event.
 
14th Annual Nature Photo Show
Dates are August 2 - 9, 2020
. New Rules sheet will be posted soon.
13th Annual Show &
Winner's photo's are now featured.
Click Here
23rd Annual Prairie Day
 will be held September 19th, 2020. Pardon our dust as we redo the page to reflect the new year.
 Exelon Generation Dresden Station and the Prairie Partners had a great time hosting this event.

Video Presentation on
Goose Lake Prairie State Natural Area -
Click Here

Gift Shop Hours 10 - 4 when VC is open.

GLPP Desk Service Project on Weekends
Begins April 1st to October 31.

WE TRUELY NEED NEW VOLUNTEERS TO ROUND OUT
THE SCHEDULE SO THE DOORS OF THE CENTER CAN BE
OPEN SATURDAYS AND SUNDAYS. CAN YOU LEND A HAND?


Call Chuck if you can help at 815-942-3722.
Cabin Welcome
Jo Fleming -
Volunteer of the Year - 2019

  Staff in the center may be called to another part of the park. If your visit is to the Center, you might call to be sure it is open.
(815) 942-2899


Visit The Museum!
Click  for Historic
Mural
 
Visitors Center is open
10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Monday - Friday.

Bits & Pieces

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To reserve GLP Picnic Shelters go to http://reserveamerica.com

There is no camping facilities at GLPSNA.


 Visit the Illinois Department of Natural Resourses Page
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Updates as of
February 8, 2020
The materials, including photos, found on this web site are the property of the Goose Lake Prairie Partners and should not be used for any commercial purpose without the written consent of the Goose Lake Prairie Partner Board.  COPYWRITE 2020 Goose Lake Prairie Partners.
 This web site is managed and maintained by the Goose Lake Prairie Partners; not the Illinois Department of Natural Resources.


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