Metzger Preserve is the Park Districts newest park and was purchased in the spring of 2019, doubling the District’s parks! Metzger Preserve is 52 acres and features prairies, woods and access to Deer Creek. It is a great destination for picnicking, hiking, fishing, canoeing and kayaking, as well as those wanting to see a the unique geologically features in Deer Creek called Concretions (or sometimes known as Indian Rocks). All of which is pet friendly. As of the Spring of 2021, new trails have been cut through the prairie and 3,840 native plants planted to create new pollinator areas along the trails.
Want to Learn More about Concretions?
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