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Midewin National Tallgrass Prairie to host equestrian tour

WILMINGTON – Midewin National Tallgrass Prairie Equestrian Tour, 10 a.m. Saturday and meets at South Arsenal and Chicago Roads.

At 10 a.m. Saturday, join volunteers from Midewin National Tallgrass Prairie for an interpretive ride through portions of Midewin which are not yet open to the public. Learn about the history of the land and how it is being managed today. Plan to spend approximately two hours on this escorted tour.

The tour will meet at South Arsenal and Chicago Roads. Please note: horse and rider will have to cross bridges and share the trail system with cattle. Participants must bring their own horses.

Reservations are required and should be made by Friday. Call 815-423-6370 or email at Midewin_RSVP@fs.fed.us. You must use the underscore and an email confirming your registration will be sent.

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