Outdoor activities and nature spots around Chicago

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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...

  

Lake Julian Trout Farm

Lake Julian is a perfect place to get away and fish in a beautiful and tranquil environment. There are picnic facilities and a bait shop available....

  

McHenry County Conservation District Prairie Trail

This 26-mile multi-use trail follows a former railway line that stretches from the McHenry County line in Algonquin to the Wisconsin state border connecting...

  

Oney's Tree Farm & Nursery

There's plenty to do after cutting your tree. On weekends, Mrs. Claus visits in her North Pole House  (10 a.m.-3 p.m.), and horse-drawn wagon rides or...

  

Pioneer Tree Farm

Take a wagon ride to the evergreen forest to pick out your tree. All trees are organically grown. Shaking, baling and saws provided. Drink complimentary...

  

Prairie Crossing Farm

The Liberty Prairie Foundation supports educational programming at the Prairie Crossing Farm to educate and inspire people to value healthy  food, land...

  

Randall Oaks Zoo

Closed in the winter.

  

Richardson Adventure Farm

Take a wagon ride and choose from more than 50,000 trees. There's also lunch (on weekends), handmade wreaths, doughnuts and restrooms. Saws, shaking and...

  

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...

  

 











 
 
 
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