Outdoor activities and nature spots around Chicago

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Heller Nature Center

This 97-acre preserve features oak-hickory forests, tall grass prairie, oak savanna, natural wetlands, native plants and animals. Check out the log...

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Prairie Crossing Farm

The learning farm leads outdoor farm-based education programs and grows food sustainably with students and volunteers. Farm has 3 acres of organic land,...

   1 Event

Coral Woods Conservation Area

Coral Woods features more than 2.5 miles of trails for hiking and picnic facilities.  

   1 Event

Crabtree Nature Center

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...

   1 Event

Gengel Tree Farm

Employees can help cut down the tree or secure it to your car. Wreaths, greens, pre-cut balsam firs and restrooms available. Cookies available for...

  

Oney's Tree Farm & Nursery

There's plenty to do after cutting your tree. On weekends, Mrs. Claus visits in her North Pole House  (10 a.m.-3 p.m.), and horse-drawn wagon rides or...

  

Pioneer Tree Farm

Take a wagon ride to the evergreen forest to pick out your tree. All trees are organically grown. Shaking, baling and saws provided. Drink complimentary...

  

Valley View Tree Farm

Cut down your own tree (limited quantities) at this 100-year-old farm, which used to be a dairy farm. Then sift through the wreaths, roping and greens...

  

 










 
 
 
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