Hours Notes

Natural areas are open daily from dawn to dusk.


West Ridge Natural Area contains approximately 20 acres of woodland, wetland, and lagoon habitat.  This natural area offers meandering pathways, boardwalks, and fishing areas. 


For directions using public transportation visit www.transitchicago.com.

Advisory Council

Contact: JIm Hanna,   President
Meeting Details:

2nd Thursday of odd months at 7:30pm at Green Briar Park

Map & Facilities

West Ridge Natural Area

5801 N. Western Ave.
Chicago, IL 60659
United States

(773) 761-0582