One of the city's little-known sledding gems, Humboldt Park
offers guests on the west side of the city the opportunity to get
their sled on. And when...
This 1,100-acre forest preserve offers a wide range of outdoor
recreation and education opportunities centered on a 115-acre lake
reclaimed from a...
Chicago Park District
Part of the National Park system, the national lakeshore's focus
is on preserving American heritage and natural history. It
encompasses 150,000 acres...
Featuring exhibits with hands-on activities and walking trails
through dunes, marsh and forests. There is a beach boardwalk making
part of the area...
This 38-acre nature preserve is home to a diversity of wildlife
and habitat types. See beautiful woods, flora and fauna on the
trails along both sides...
This nature center's goal is to encourage the preservation
of natural areas and animals through awareness, education,
conservation and interpretation....
Over 8,000-acre wetland, upland and woodland game habitat.
Hunting and fishing available but check website for necessary
permits and further information....
Jaynesway Farms is an equestrian center
offering English and Western riding lessons, boarding, horse and
any sales, pony sales, pony rides and