Vermilion County Conservation District Properties

72-foot Steel Observation Tower, 4 Nature Preserves, Multiple Attractions, Hiking Trails, Fishing Ponds and Camping.

Directly across from Heron Park Parking Lot is an easy, 1-mile trail winding through a tall grass prairie and along a long-standing ox-bow lake.

Access to the Middle Fork National Scenic River, 2 Nature Preserves, Hiking Trails, Historic Areas, 170-acres Lake Mingo, Fishing, Hunting and Boating.

Located in Champaign & Vermilion County, the trail allows for walking and biking.

Currently under construction, sections are now open, and the total length of the trail will be 24.5 miles.

Lake Viewing Areas, Picnic Tables & Shelters, Boating Access.

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