This 1,100-acre forest preserve offers a wide range of outdoor
recreation and education opportunities centered on a 115-acre lake
reclaimed from a...
Kankakee River State Park offers activities for anglers,
canoeists, hunters, campers, hikers, bicyclers and outdoor
enthusiasts. See website for updates...
This teaching organic greenhouse lets kids get their hands dirty
while enjoying several programs available for all ages.
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
Located just 25 miles north of Chicago, the Openlands Lakeshore
Preserve presents one of the last remaining ravine and bluff
ecosystems in the metropolitan...
This natural wetlands area is home to several animals and birds,
including some endangered and threatened species. Stroll along the
A river-level promenade running along the south bank of the
Chicago River offering riverfront cafes, tour boats and water
taxis, bicycle rentals and...
1.75 mile paved walkway along the DuPage River.
On the east edge of the Fox River, this park has an 18-hole miniature golf course, 9-hole golf course, community center, swimming pools, softball field,...
Pedal through forests,
past an elk-inhabited meadow
and around Busse Lake on this winding 11.2-mile
trail through the Ned Brown Forest Preserve. Helmets...