Tubing fans can take a thrilling ride down Mount Hoy when 3 or
more inches of snow covers the hill. District inner tubes are the
only devices that...
Open year-round and for all ages, this natural limestone cave
offers guided tours daily on paved and lighted walkways. Tours pass
Coral Woods features more than 2.5 miles of trails for hiking
and picnic facilities.
There are live animals in the center, nature displays and a
children's area. Outside three trails wind through 1,000 acres
of ponds, forest and...
Features interpretive displays and hands-on exhibits. See the Prairie Ecology exhibit, with bison dating back to the World’s Columbian Exposition in...
A community-based nature sanctuary and urban oasis in the
Fuller Park neighborhood. The 3.5 acre site is host to a
native prairie preserve,...
Start in a huge park with lots of playground equipment, a picnic
area, tennis courts and soccer fields. From the northwest corner of
the park, hop...
Find flying squirrels and turtles as you hike. Some trails are
stroller friendly. The Woodland Wander Inn lets kids look for
animal tracks, explore...
Experience what much of northern Illinois was like during
pre-settlement conditions at this 32-acre example of a tallgrass
prairie. Interpretive nature...
Hike and bike the trails in this 220-acre forest. Discovery
packs with binoculars, bug boxes and plants are available for
hikes. At the nature center,...