Delnor Woods Park

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Located off Rt. 25 at Fulton Avenue, directly west of N. 11th Avenue is the beautiful neighborhood park called Delnor Woods Park. The walking trail is just 0.66-miles but many paths take you off trail and into the woods. The park is 45.9 acres and has sunshine, trees, playsets, grass, picnic pavilions and more. Find century-old trees, native plants, fishing opportunities, a small waterfall and dam, mesmerizing signage throughout the native oak-hickory woodland, grasslands, wetlands and open spaces. Here you will find the relaxation of the forest or the perfect trails if you’re seeking exercise.

Delnor Woods Park Amenities:

  • Bench Seating
  • Creek/Pond/River Access
  • Fishing
  • Multi-use Field
  • Native Plantings
  • Parking Lot
  • Picnic Shelter
  • Picnic Tables
  • Playground
  • Restrooms
  • Sculpture
  • Trails

History of the Park:

The St. Charles Park District purchased the land from the Norris Estate in March of 1998. The park became St. Charles’ 56th park site open to the public on Independence Day of the year 2000.

Timeless Tags Dog Memorial:

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Grief that never fully goes away is experienced by all who have lost a beloved pet. With the Timeless Tags Dog Memorial, we still have a hole in our hearts, but no longer a hole in our lives – this unique sculpture makes up for that. It is a sculpture of many colors. One that celebrates the role that pets play in our lives. Just bring a tag that represents your beloved pet and place it on the sculpture with the hundreds of others.

“Dogs are not our whole life; but they make our lives whole.”

Roger Caras

Honor the animals that have brought you so much joy by participating in the Timeless Tags Dog Memorial Sculpture at Delnor Woods Park. This is a larger-than-life-size steel sculpture or a Labrador Retriever that is composed of welded steel loops of various sizes and depths, perfect to attach pet name tags to. Gray-colored at the outset, “Timeless Tags” will weather to a lustrous brown over time. 

The sculpture stands on a concrete pedestal upon which bronze plaques of various sizes are mounted. The plaques consist of name recognition for sponsors, from individuals and families to corporations and businesses. This memorial is the perfect way to show support for the tribute to the beloved family pet.

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