Outdoor activities and nature spots around Chicago

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The Grove

Step into the past at the area’s most unique outdoor history and nature museum. Venture out on trails through mature oak forests and admire wetland pools....

  

Spring Valley Nature Center & Heritage Farm

Hike through prairies and woods along 3 ½ miles of nature trails or step into the 19th century on a working farm. The pigs, cattle, turtles and draft horses...

  

Skokie Northshore Sculpture Park

This is a great place to bike, jog or walk, even with a stroller or a few kids on training wheels in tow. Two miles of landscaped park are studded with...

  

Ryerson Woods

Ryerson Woods is a 552-acre Lake County Forest Preserve along the Des Plaines River in Deerfield. Ryerson Woods supports threatened and endangered...

  

Roosevelt Park

Outdoor ice rinks and sledding hills. No warming facility or supervision. Call the outdoor sledding/skating update hotline at (847) 724-3337 after 10:30...

  

River Trail Nature Center

The visitor center houses live native animals, interactive exhibits depicting native flora and fauna, bird-watching area, active beehive and "Nature...

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Prairieview Education Center

A variety of programs and changing exhibits geared toward nature enthusiasts are on display. Visitors can drop in the exploration station, check out...

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