Summer Picnic at Herrick Lake Forest Preserve, Wheaton

Why Herrick?
Has it all when it comes to a picnic spot nestled in nature – biking and hiking paths over 7 miles, fishing and boating facilities in the lake and extensive local flora and fauna.

How to Plan your visit?

• Run through the checklist and prepare your emergency backpack. Here’s mine.

•  Carry picnic necessities. The place allows you to carry portal grills and offers hot coal containers as well.

•  Carry bikes!

•  Here’s the link for all activities in the area.

•  The trail map (courtesy Dupage Forest portal)


The photolog


That’s it, short and sweet!

Do you like Herrick?
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