The nature center features small animals like reptiles along
with kids' activities. There are hiking and bike trails, playground
areas and picnic grounds....
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...
A variety of programs and changing exhibits geared toward nature
enthusiasts are on display. Visitors can drop in the exploration
station, check out...
This 1,100-acre forest preserve offers a wide range of outdoor
recreation and education opportunities centered on a 115-acre lake
reclaimed from a...
This nature center's goal is to encourage the preservation
of natural areas and animals through awareness, education,
conservation and interpretation....
Kankakee River State Park offers activities for anglers,
canoeists, hunters, campers, hikers, bicyclers and outdoor
enthusiasts. See website for updates...
Five species of birds breed on islands in the middle of the lake
at this rookery. The preserve features 2.9 miles of asphalt trails,
suitable for hiking,...
Hiking trails over wetlands, prairie, savannah and woodlands.
Visit the kids' educational facility at the nature center.
Enjoy hiking, biking, picnicking and bird-watching. There
are four marked trails ranging from 0.2 miles to 9.5 miles in
length. The main...
This natural wetlands area is home to several animals and birds,
including some endangered and threatened species. Stroll along the