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...

   6 Events

Glacial Park Conservation Area

The Lost Valley Visitor Center hosts a number of environmental education programs, workshops, camps and special events. An exhibit room, drop-in library...

   3 Events

Volo Bog State Natural Area

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...

   2 Events

Pioneer Tree Farm

closed in the summer

  

Didier Farms

Greenhouse is open mid-April to August 1 with homegrown annuals, perennials, vegetables and herbs. Farmstand opens July 12 with homegrown vegetables and...

  

Richardson Adventure Farm

Large cornfield maze plus a Finger Fortune maze, wooded picnic area, pumpkin patch, fenced kids' play area, pedal trikes, 50' slide, pedal carts, goats...

  

 







 
 
 
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