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Miller-Anderson Woods State Nature Preserve
Miller-Anderson Woods State Nature Preserve
MILLER-ANDERSON WOODS STATE NATURE PRESERVE
MILLER-ANDERSON WOODS STATE NATURE PRESERVE
This large preserve contains natural communities representative of the Grand Prairie Section of the Grand Prairie Natural Division. The majority of the bluff area consists of old-growth oak-hickory upland forest with maple-basswood forest occurring in the eroded ravines. Other small, recently acquired communities such as sedge meadow, seep spring and hill prairie add unique vegetation to the already rich diversity. Notable plants include showy orchid and Schreber's aster. Seep areas with large accumulations of peat support marsh marigold and skunk cabbage. Ohio buckeye and queen-of-the-prairie are also present.


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Area Campgrounds
Condit's Ranch
7597 Log Cabin Road
Putnam, IL
815-437-2226
Area Accommodations (over 15 miles away)
Savanna - Savanna, ILHotels/Motels
Located just 30 minutes from Galena and 2 hours from Chicago, Savanna is a great place for renewal and regeneration. We invite you to browse through our web-site and plan your getaway today.
70.8 miles from park*
Starved Rock Lodge Conference Center - Oglesby, ILHotels/Motels
Relax in the rustic beauty and comfort of Starved Rock Lodge, Cabins and Starved Rock Inn. The historic Lodge has 69 guest rooms, which include three bay-window rooms, plus cabins nestled in the woods. Fireplaces can be found in four of the eight sunset cabins near the pool area...
22.1 miles from park*
Kishauwau Country Cabins - Tonica, ILCottages and Cabins
Rental luxury cabins for weekend, weeknight, or all-week getaways. 17 cabins with full kitchens, personal outdoor firepits, and secluded living await you for your anniversary, family reunion, honeymoon, or other special occasion. Located under 10 minutes from Starved Rock State Park.
18.6 miles from park*
Area Resources
Savanna - Savanna, ILTourism
Located just 30 minutes from Galena and 2 hours from Chicago, Savanna is a great place for renewal and regeneration. We invite you to browse through our web-site and plan your getaway today.
70.8 miles from park*
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USA Parks
USA Parks
Illinois
Illinois
Western Region
Western Region
Miller-Anderson Woods State Nature Preserve
Miller-Anderson Woods State Nature Preserve