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
3.2-acre park with boardwalks and a wildflower garden.
Most attractions are only open mid-May through mid-October.
Four-mile paved walkway along the DuPage River.
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,...
Pedal across meadows, through elk-inhabited forests and around
Busse Lake on this winding 11.2-mile trail through the Ned Brown
Bike 20 miles of paved and blacktop pathways that wind along the
Lake Michigan shoreline past harbors, beaches and the Lincoln Park
Zoo. The trail...
Hike, bike, cross country ski and enjoy nature along this
31-mile crushed stone trail that follows its namesake river.
Snowmobiling is allowed on designated...