The natural area provides visitors with many outdoor activities
including hiking among the two miles of trails, bird-watching,
This 97-acre preserve features oak-hickory forests, tall grass
prairie, oak savanna, natural wetlands, native plants and animals.
Check out the log...
The Chicago Botanic Garden is a 385-acre living plant museum featuring 26 display gardens and four natural areas, uniquely situated on nine islands surrounded...
Hike around the perimeter on the stroller-friendly trail. Inside
the nature center, kids can play with the animals, touch table and
A variety of programs and changing exhibits geared toward nature
enthusiasts are on display. Visitors can drop in the exploration
station, check out...
Trailside Museum is a small nature center with an educational
focus on teaching about local wildlife and wildlife habitat.
Visitors can view a live...
Spring Valley provides 3+ miles of hiking trails and 135 acres of restored natural habitats. Step back in time to the 19th century at the Heritage Farm...
The Lost Valley Visitor Center hosts a number of environmental
education programs, workshops, camps and special events. An exhibit
room, drop-in library...
The nature center features small animals like reptiles along
with kids' activities. There are hiking and bike trails, playground
areas and picnic grounds....
Includes games, activities, music, food and cold-blooded animals.