Outdoor activities and nature spots around Chicago

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Sand Ridge Nature Center

Six thousand years ago, what is today Sand Ridge Nature Center was part of Lake Chicago's beach edge of that time. Now you can visit prairies, hike...

  

Salt Creek Bicycle Trail

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

 

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center

Sagawau is an environmental learning center established for nature study. The canyon is a unique area with unusual plants and rock formations. A new...

  

Ryerson Woods

Ryerson Woods is a 552-acre Lake County Forest Preserve along the Des Plaines River in Deerfield. Ryerson Woods supports threatened and endangered...

  

Roosevelt Park

Outdoor ice rinks and sledding hills. No warming facility or supervision. Call the outdoor sledding/skating update hotline at (847) 724-3337 after 10:30...

  

River Trail Nature Center

The visitor center houses live native animals, interactive exhibits depicting native flora and fauna, bird-watching area, active beehive and "Nature...

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Riegel Farm & Conservation Center

Closed in the winter except for private bookings.

  

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...

  

Reed’s Canoe Trips

Canoe and kayak rentals for paddling down the Kankakee River. The three trips offered range from two to six hours and are suitable for new or experienced...

  

 











 
 
 
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