Outdoor activities and nature spots around Chicago

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Wildlife Discovery Center at Elawa Farm

A unique combination of nature center, wildlife sanctuary, museum and biological station featuring high-quality displays of live reptiles, amphibians,...

  

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...

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Schweitzer Woods Forest Preserve

The preserve has oak forests, crop land, hay meadows and marshes. A beautiful Edwardian house and matching dog kennel are situated in the southeast...

  

Richardson Adventure Farm

Grab a map and find your way through Richardson's enormous corn maze, which will have a baseball theme this fall. There are four paths; the smallest is...

  

Randall Oaks Barnyard Zoo

Opens for season April 11, 2015. Visit, pet and feed the farm animals, while also seeing emus, lynx, hawks, owls and a variety of reptiles. Pony rides...

  

Prairie Crossing Farm

Offers a variety of outdoor farm-based education programs on a 100 acre working organic farm. Visit website for information on group tours, farm events,...

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