Outdoor activities and nature spots around Chicago

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Naperville Riverwalk

Four-mile paved walkway along the DuPage River.

  

Pottawatomie Park

On the east edge of the Fox River, this facility rents canoes and pedal boats and also offers paddlewheel boat rides. It has an 18-hole mini golf course,...

  

Fox River Trail

This railroad-turned-trail runs for 35 miles past a 19th-century windmill, an island and a field where buffalo graze in the shadow of Fermilab. This...

  

Salt Creek Bicycle Trail

This 7-mile paved trail starts north of Brookfield Zoo and ends in Bemis Woods. It crosses several busy streets.

  

Forest Preserve District of DuPage County

Rainbow trout, walleye, northern pike, perch, bluegill, crappie, carp and largemouth bass are in these lakes, rivers and streams. Free fishing guide...

  

Mayslake Peabody Estate

This former mansion, now on the National Register of Historic Places, serves as a unique educational and cultural resource for the community. Programs...

  

Four Lakes

Four Lakes features five runs, a beginner's hill and a terrain park. It offers private, semi-private and group skiing and snowboarding lessons for...

  

Mount Hoy

When at least three inches of natural snow covers the hill, Mount Hoy offers snow tubing and snowshoeing on weekends and school holidays December through...

  

Arrowhead Golf Club

Miles of cross-country skiing trails are available during the winter season (weather permitting). An equipment rental package is available for $15...

  

 







 
 
 
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