Outdoor activities and nature spots around Chicago

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Currans Orchard

Try some award-winning cider, pick your own apples, raspberries, and pumpkins. Enjoy some "awesome apple donuts," hot apple pies, glazed nuts, honey, real...

  

Sonny Acres Farm

Look for piles of pumpkins, plus squash, roasted corn and apples amid more than a dozen Halloween and fall-themed attractions. Some are gentle enough for...

  

Wilder Park Conservatory

A small conservatory, ideal for little feet, showcases seasonal plants as well as permanent displays of flowering tropical plants. The park features a...

  

Enjoy Pioneer Farm

This working farm between Chicago and Rockford features a U-pick and pre-picked pumpkins, corn stalks, straw, Indian corn, winter squash, gourds and...

  

Garfield Farm Museum

This museum offers a variety of educational, family, and entertainment events focusing on 1840s farm and inn history.

  

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...

  

Kline Creek Farm

Visit this living-history farm to discover life for DuPage County families in the 1890s. Tour the house, barn and visitor center. See sheep, chickens...

  

Blackwell Forest Preserve

Over seven miles of trails for hikers, bikers and equestrians. Amenities include group picnic shelters, an off-leash dog area, a youth-group...

  

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...

  

Lake County Forest Preserves

Party with nature at one of our 5 fun-filled sites! Make your child's birthday a journey of discovery. Choose from a wide variety of age appropriate...

  

 







 
 
 
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