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Woodcock Walk

a woodcock on the forest floor
A woodcock. Photo by Rodney Campbell is licensed under CC BY 2.0 / Cropped from original.

Date & Time:

Sat, Apr 4 • 7 pm


Crabtree Nature Center
3 Stover Rd
Barrington Hills, IL 60010 (view web map)


Short intro inside, then a walk to observe the male woodcock do his amazing aerial sky-dance. Ages 7 & up.

Please meet at the Exhibit Building for a short presentation on the American Woodcock. The hour-long outdoor portion of the event will involve walking in a field of uneven terrain and brush.  Sturdy shoes that can get muddy and wet are recommended.

Registration Required: Call Crabtree at 847-381-6592.


  • 847-381-6592
  • Crabtree.NatureCenter@cookcountyil.gov