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Saw Wee Kee Park

Oswego, IL

Along the south shore of the Fox River on Sundown Lane, off Orchard Road, Oswego Township

Features

  • 134.4 acres
  • Extensive natural area
  • Significant wildlife habitat, including deer and bald eagles
  • Fox River canoe/kayak launch
  • Trails for horseback riding, hiking, BMX biking, and cross country skiing
  • Fishing (Fox River) – Catch and release only. No motorized boating, swimming, or ice skating. 
  • Shelter with 1 picnic table
  • Grills
  • Benches
  • Parking for horse trailers and boat trailers
  • Orienteering Course
  • View the Saw Wee Kee Trail Map

Since acquiring Saw Wee Kee from the State of Illinois in 1963, the Oswegoland Park District has worked with Mother Nature to turn a former strip-mined gravel pit into one of the community’s most beautiful natural areas.