Outdoor activities and nature spots around Chicago

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The Morton Arboretum

Explore 1,700 acres of plants and trees. Walk, run or bike 9 miles of paved roads or hike 16 miles of trails with birds, frogs and other wildlife, amid...

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Lincoln Marsh Natural Area

The natural area provides visitors with many outdoor activities including hiking among the two miles of trails, bird-watching, picnics, environmental...

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Garfield Farm Museum

Garfield Farm and Tavern, listed in the National Register of Historic Sites, is a 374-acre farmstead and former 1840s teamster inn, which offers a variety...

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Brookfield Zoo

This 216-acre zoo has more than 2,000 animals. Find wolves in their natural habitat, learn about recycling, meet penguins and visit a swamp. If that's...

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Lake View Nature Center

Hike around the perimeter on the stroller-friendly trail. Inside the nature center, kids can play with the animals, touch table and geology exhibit....

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Oak Park Conservatory

Come walk through a warm, lush wonderland of ferns, tropical plants, and cacti at the Oak Park Conservatory. The Conservatory’s community room is available...

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Enjoy Pioneer Farm

Hold a baby lamb, goat, chicks, piglet, rabbit, duck, feed a calf at this farm just 1 hour west of Chicago. On Saturdays and Sundays in March, April and...

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Batavia Riverwalk

3.2-acre park with boardwalks and a wildflower garden.

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Arabian Knights Farms

Educational facility is home to 60 horses and offers professional horse training, riding lessons and boarding. Party packages available.

  

Danada Equestrian Center

Danada's equestrian programs give a holistic approach to horses and their daily care and teach basic riding skills to participants 12 and older. Programs...

  

 









 
 
 
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