Salt Creek Greenway Association

The Salt Creek Greenway

Purpose and Partners

Places to Visit


Greenway Trails


Special Greenway Projects

Nearby Places of Interest

Lizzardo Museum of Lapidary Art
Elmhurst Art Museum
Elmhurst Park District Conservatory
Fresh Meadows Golf Course
Lyman Woods and Marsh

North Cook County

Ned Brown Forest Preserve
Busse Forest Nature Preserve
Deer Grove West Woodland And Wetland Nature Preserve
Schuett-Biermann Farmhouse - Elk Grove Park District

DuPage County

Salt Creek Country Club
Wooddale Cabin Nature Center
Canoe Launches
Maple Meadows and Oak Meadows Golf Courses
Cricket Creek Preserve
Connection to Illinois Prairie Path
Connection to Great Western Trail
Hilton/Drury Lane
Mammoth Spring
Butler National Golf Course
McDonald's Campus

Mayslake-Peabody Estate

Archaeological Sites -- Indian Boundary Line
Portiuncula Chapel
Franciscan Friary
Fullersburg Woods Visitors Center
Faith Fellowship Church

Graue Mill and Dam
Old York Tavern
c1840 Ben Fuller Farmhouse
Dorothy and Sam Dean Nature Sanctuary

South Cook County

Meadow Lark Golf Course

Wolf Road Prairie Nature Preserve

c1850 Franzosenbusch Farm House
Bemis Woods and Bob Mann Woods Restoration Initiative
Salt Creek Nursery
Western Springs Water Tower
Westbrook Commons Shopping Center
1930s CCC Footbridge
Forest Preserve District of Cook County Division Headquarters
Old Settler Cemeteries
Grossdale Train Station Museum
Zoo Metra Stop
Brookfield Zoo
British Home
Historic Riverside
Riverside Historical Museum
Hofmann Tower
c1673 Historic Chicago Portage Site
The Confluence of Salt Creek and the Des Plaines River

Click to see map of Salt Creek Greenway
Photo of Mayslake Hall, Forest Preserve District of DuPage County
Photo of Graue Mill © Dave Waycie
Photo of Wolf Road Prairie, Dan Kirk, Illinois Department of Natural Resources.