Black Hawk Hiking Club – HIKE No. 2508 – Thomson Causeway Recreational Area

Black Hawk Hiking Club – HIKE No. 2508 – Thomson Causeway Recreational Area

September 19, 2015 @ 1:30 pm
Thomson Causeway Recreational Area
Joe Taylor

blackhawk hiking clubHIKE No. 2508 – Thomson Causway Recreational Area
Saturday, September 19, 2015 – 1:30 P.M.

Your invited to join Black Hawk Hiking Club at this hike at Wetland restoration at the Green Valley Nature Preserve is a project of several cooperating organizations, including River Action and the Moline Parks Department. We will hike along the river, past the wetland restoration and through a wooded area, beginning at the older section of Green Valley Park by the model airplane field.

From I-74, exit onto John Deere Road East to 41st Street (by WalMart) and turn south toward the Rock River. Follow 41st Street to the stop sign at 49th Avenue and turn left; then drive to 48th Street and turn right. Follow this road into Green Valley Park. Watch for HIKE signs.

You are invited to join the Black Hawk Hiking Club  Rock Island. Turn left at 46th Avenue (IL Rte 5). After going under the pedestrian bridge, proceed to the Museum and Lodge sign and turn right to the parking lot near the shelter. Watch for HIKE signs.

IL: From I-74 take John Deere Road West (IL Rte 5) to the intersection with Third Street/Blackhawk Road. Follow Blackhawk Road, crossing 24th Street. Turn left at the Museum and Lodge sign, and right into the parking lot.