West Ridge Nature Preserve, Park Advisory Council (PAC)

Chicago Park District

We Strive to Protect and Enhance

The Native Biodiversity of the Preserve

For People and Wildlife.

Our Members and Volunteers

Advocate, Educate and Work.

Preserve Walk-in entrance at 5801 N Western Ave
(intersection of Ardmore & Western
Hours: Sunrise to Sunset


   Sunday, May 6, 11 AM - 2 PM, at the Nature Preserve
     Featuring Mask Making with Artist Jeff Semmerling

 Budlong Woods Library, Wednesday, May 9, 6:30 - 7:30 PM
    Topic: The Value of Nature in Our Neighborhoods

  • Read about Nature Play Area Project on News page

  • Donate: Nature Play Area Fund Raising Campaign