Hickory Grove Forest Preserve

The 31-acre Hickory Grove Forest Preserve in Lisle is an undeveloped natural area, home to oaks and migrating songbirds.


About Hickory Grove Forest Preserve

Hickory Grove is a variable oak woodland with a small ephemeral stream that hosts a rich diversity of native plant and animals, including Cooper’s hawks, great horned owls, red-headed woodpeckers, tufted titmice, wood thrushes, and tiger swallowtail butterflies. Formerly part of the Seven Bridge Golf Club, this diverse and variable oak woodland hosts a small ephemeral stream and is rich in the number of plant species that thrive here.

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