Volo Bog State Natural Area

Ingleside, Ill.

 
 

28478 W. Brandenburg Road
Ingleside, Ill. 60041
(815) 344-1294
dnr.state.il.us/lands/Landmgt/PARKS/R2/VOLOBOG.HTM
Hours: Gates open at 8 a.m. Call ahead for closing times
Admission: Free, donations accepted

You might feel the ground shake as you walk the half-mile boardwalk over Volo Bog, the only "quaking" bog in Illinois with an open water center. Tamarack trees and carnivorous pitcher plants have taken root among the moss, orchids and vegetation of the bog. The nature center has a kids' corner.

 
 







 
 
 
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