Outdoor activities and nature spots around Chicago

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Eldridge Park

Start in a huge park with lots of playground equipment, a picnic area, tennis courts and soccer fields. From the northwest corner of the park, hop...

  

Enjoy Pioneer Farm

  This working farm is located just 1 hour from downtown Chicago. June starts our pre-pay U-Pick CSA - running for 20 weeks. Always sold are farm...

  

Fitchie Creek Forest Preserve

Beautiful preserve with savannah woodland, meandering creek, and placid pond. Includes a horseback riding area.

  

Forest Preserve District of DuPage County

Anglers can fish for rainbow trout, walleye, northern pike, perch, bluegill, crappie, carp and largemouth bass in 28 lakes and several rivers and streams....

  

Four Lakes

Closed for summer.

  

Fox River Trail

The Fox River Trail parallels the Fox River and winds 35 miles between Aurora and Crystal Lake, with further connections at both ends. Trail is asphalt-paved...

  

Fullersburg Woods Nature Education Center

Hike and bike the trails in this 220-acre forest. Discovery packs with binoculars, bug boxes and plants are available for hikes. At the nature center,...

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Garfield Farm Museum

Garfield Farm and Tavern, listed in the National Register of Historic Sites, is a 374-acre farmstead and former 1840s teamster inn, which offers a variety...

  

Heritage Prairie Farm and Education Center

The mission of Heritage Prairie Farm is to employ future-minded, sustainable business practices while being responsible stewards of the land. It follows...

  

Illinois Prairie Path

The Illinois Prairie Path is a multi-use nature trail for non-motorizedpublic use. It spans approximately 61 miles in Dupage, Cook, and KaneCounties in...

  

 
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