West DuPage Woods

The 462-acre West DuPage Woods in West Chicago is a mix of woodland, wetland and prairie, providing diverse habitats for plants and animals.


About West DuPage Woods

Visitors can choose to explore the high ground, where mowed paths through the upland woods showcase an impressive display of spring wildflowers. Or, they can choose the low-lying areas, where they’ll find that wetlands and the banks of the West Branch DuPage River host an interesting array of marsh vegetation and wildlife. The preserve is a popular birding spot, known for hosting migrating warblers.

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