Outdoor activities and nature spots around Chicago

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Wagner Farm & Heritage Center

Visit one of the few remaining dairy farms. Learn about the farm's livestock and crops at this 18-acre working farm. The Heritage Center features interactive...

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The Grove

Peek into a tank full of turtles, touch a fossil, learn about pioneer and Native American life. The 135-acre grounds have wetland, woodland and prairie...

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Spring Valley Nature Center & Heritage Farm

Step back in time to see Illinois as it once was at this 135-acre site. At the the 19th century working farm, see how pioneers did chores such as plowing...

  

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...

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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...

  

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...

  

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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