By Emily Rodda

Lief, Barda, and Jasmine--three partners with not anything in universal yet their hatred of the enemy--are on a dangerous quest to recapture the seven misplaced gem stones of the magic Belt of Deltora. merely while the Belt is whole can the evil Shadow Lord be overthrown.

They have succeeded find the golden topaz and the good ruby. the 2 gems' mysterious powers have bolstered them and given them braveness to maneuver on of their look for the 3rd stone. yet none of them can recognize the horrors that look ahead to them within the forbidden urban of the Rats.

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You will hike not only by the water’s edge but through wooded areas as well. Other Areas of Interest Located southwest of Rock Cut State Park, Harlem Hills Nature Preserve is the only gravel-terrace prairie that has not succumbed to the city of Rockford, and it is the largest and finest remaining example in Illinois. Enjoy a profusion of wildflowers, from pasque flowers in the spring and pale purple coneflower in the summer to blazing star at summer’s end. Although there are no formal trails, several short footpaths allow exploration of this unique area.

Go straight (to the right) on the blue trail. You will come out into a parking and picnic area [8]; bear left and you will soon pick up the trail on the left and head back into the woods. 15 mi. you are back to the trail board where you started. If it is dusk, take a short spur back to Lone Rock to see if you can hear or see the Indian maiden’s spirit. 2 7 3 5 8 4 E4486/Post/Fig. 2/323428/Articol/R2 Lone Rock 1 Parking 1. Start 2. Lone Rock 3. Left turn, left turn 4. Right turn 5. Junction, left turn 6.

During the summer the bluff on the left will have great blue lobelia and yellow touch-me-not. On your right will be a maintance building. 75 mi. go left at the trail board, just before the road. In the spring look here for Canada violet, an uncommon boreal species. The trail curves around the bluff and ends at the Sentinel, a freestanding dolomite column rising nearly 200 feet above the talus (rock) slopes. Admire the column, look for Canada violet in sping, and watch and listen to the climbers before retracing your steps back to the bridge and the parking area.

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