Outdoor activities and nature spots around Chicago

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Wolfe Wildlife Refuge & Bike Path

This natural wetlands area is home to several animals and birds, including some endangered and threatened species. Stroll along the paved walking/biking...

  

Williams Tree Farm

Hop on the horse drawn hayride that takes you to the tree fields where you can cut down your tree. Enjoy the Children's Farm where you can visit with Bernard...

  

Thorn Creek Nature Center

Thorn Creek offers over 3 miles of wooded trails where visitors can see birds, deer and squirrels. There are educational displays, including a kid's...

  

Tammen Treeberry Farm

Choose from 160 acres of trees on this farm. Saws and restrooms provided. Shaking and baling for an additional charge.

  

Sand Ridge Nature Center

Six thousand years ago, what is today Sand Ridge Nature Center was part of Lake Chicago's beach edge of that time. Now you can visit prairies, hike...

  

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center

Sagawau is an environmental learning center established for nature study. The canyon is a unique area with unusual plants and rock formations. A new...

  

Riegel Farm & Conservation Center

Closed in the winter except for private bookings.

  

Reed’s Canoe Trips

Canoe and kayak rentals for paddling down the Kankakee River. The three trips offered range from two to six hours and are suitable for new or experienced...

  

 







 
 
 
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