Fall Colors & Nature Discovery

Friday, October 1, 2021 (All day) to Sunday, October 31, 2021 (All day)

Location: 

  • Dickson Mounds, Lewistown

Fee: 

Free, donations appreciated

Enjoy the fall colors and discover the variety of trees and other nature tidbits along the trails at Dickson Mounds!  Through the month of October, different points of interest will be highlighted along the trails.  This self-guided experience will be available daily, from dawn until dusk, October 1-31st and will begin at the Picnic Hill Trailhead Kiosk. 

Dress appropriately for the outdoors, including proper footwear, such as hiking boots or other closed-toe shoes with a good tread.  Bring your own water, snacks, and other necessary supplies for this outdoor experience. 

Be sure to share photos of your experience on our Facebook page, Illinois State Museum-Dickson Mounds.  Happy Hiking!

Image courtesy of the Illinois Department of Natural Resources.

Image is of IDNR's Fall Colors poster front.

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