Outdoor activities and nature spots around Chicago

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Nicholas Conservatory & Gardens

Situated along the banks of the scenic Rock River, Rockford Park District's Nicholas Conservatory & Gardens brings the tropics to the Midwest. The...

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Nordic Mountain

Not in season.

  

North Branch Trail

This 17-mile paved trail follows the North Branch of the Chicago River with a 4-mile loop around the Skokie Lagoons. If you enter the Botanic Garden...

  

North Park Village Nature Center

Hiking trails over wetlands, prairie, savannah and woodlands. Visit the kids' educational facility at the nature center.

  

Northerly Island

Northerly Island is a 91 acre peninsula that juts into Lake Michigan at the heart of the Museum Campus. It is located just south of the Adler Planetarium...

  

Nye's Apple Barn

Apples are the main attraction mid-September through October, but Nye's also sells berries and other fruit as well as corn and other vegetables. Call...

  

Oak Park Conservatory

Come walk through a warm, lush wonderland of ferns, tropical plants, and cacti at the Oak Park Conservatory. The Conservatory’s community room is available...

  

Old Plank Road Trail

  The Forest Preserve District of Will County’s Hickory Creek Junction in Mokena provides parking and access to the Old Plank Road Trail, a 21-mile...

  

Old Stover Trailhead

The Old Stover Trailhead starts across the street from Crabtree Nature Center and winds through woods dotted with ponds. It then joins the Algonquin Road...

  

 










 
 
 
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