Outdoor activities and nature spots around Chicago

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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...

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Enjoy Pioneer Farm

This small working farm between Chicago and Galena features a farm market and farm tours. Kids can hold and touch baby animals starting in early March....

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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 and...

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Prairie Crossing Farm

The learning farm leads outdoor farm-based education programs and grows food sustainably with students and volunteers. Farm has 3 acres of organic land,...

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Wagner Farm & Heritage Center

Visit one of the few remaining dairy farms. Learn to milk cows, tend crops and cook at this 18-acre working farm. The Heritage Center features interactive...

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Spring Valley Nature Center & Heritage Farm

Step back in time to the 19th century on this working farm and see how pioneers did chores such as plowing and cooking. The baby farm animals, turtles...

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Coral Woods Conservation Area

Coral Woods features more than 2.5 miles of trails for hiking and picnic facilities.  

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Crabtree Nature Center

There are live animals in the center, nature displays and a children's area. Outside three trails wind through 1,000 acres of ponds, forest and...

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Emily Oaks Nature Center

Find flying squirrels and turtles as you hike. Some trails are stroller friendly. The Woodland Wander Inn lets kids look for animal tracks, explore...

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Prairieview Education Center

A variety of programs and changing exhibits geared toward nature enthusiasts are on display. Visitors can drop in the exploration station, check out...

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