Columbia Street, off Scott Street and east of Ruby Street bridge Joliet, Ill. 60432(815) 727-8700 www.reconnectwithnature.org/Hours: 8 a.m.-sunset daily Admission: Free
This location contains the foundation ruins of the 19th-century
iron- and steel-making factory. The preserve is open for
self-guided tours with 17 wayside exhibits. It is a 1.5 mile walk
along a concrete walkway.