Hours Notes

Natural areas are open from 6am to 11pm daily.


Canal Origins Park Natural Area is 2.1 acres of native prairie habitat, located within the southern half of Canal Origins Park in the Lower West Side community. It is situated on the banks of the Chicago River and offers a place to fish.


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Map & Facilities

Canal Origins Park Natural Area

2701 S. Ashland Ave.
Chicago, IL 60608
United States