Bobolink Meadow

an open meadow at Bobolink Meadow
Photo by Openlands.

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Locations & Things to Do

Bobolink Meadow Land & Water Reserve

Things to Do & Amenities

  • No Parking
  • No Fishing
Illinois Nature Preserve: This land is designated as one of the highest quality natural areas in the state by the Illinois Nature Preserves Commission. This status includes increased levels of legal protection and management. Learn more on the Illinois Nature Preserves Page.

Hours

Year-round: Sunrise to Sunset

Closures & Alerts


Killdeer Wetlands

Entrance

Flossmoor Rd, west of Central Ave
Tinely Park, IL 60477

Things to Do & Amenities

Hours

Year-round: Sunrise to Sunset

Closures & Alerts


Bobolink Family Picnic Area

Entrance

Central Ave, north of Flossmoor Rd
Cook County, IL 60477
(near Tinley Park)

Things to Do & Amenities

  • Parking

Hours

Year-round: Sunrise to Sunset

Closures & Alerts


an open meadow at Bobolink Meadow
Photo by Openlands.

Restoring Bobolink Meadow

An extensive restoration project conducted in partnership with Openlands, the Chicago Department of Aviation and the Chicago District of the Army Corps of Engineers earned Bobolink Meadow designation as an Illinois Land & Water Reserve. Learn more about the restoration: