Places to go - Outdoors

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The Morton Arboretum

Explore 1,700 acres of plants and trees. Walk, run or bike 9 miles of paved roads or hike 16 miles of trails with birds, frogs and other wildlife, amid...

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Kline Creek Farm

Visit this living-history farm to discover life for DuPage County families in the 1890s. Tour the house, barn and visitor center. See sheep, chickens and...

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Trailside Museum of Natural History

Trailside Museum is a small nature center with an educational focus on teaching about local wildlife and wildlife habitat. Visitors can view a coyote,...

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Cosley Zoo

This 5-acre zoo showcases a variety of farm animals and Illinois wildlife and features a historical train station, a railroad caboose, picnic area, gift...

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Downers Grove Ice Fest: Going for the Gold

Unique ice sculptures line the streets of downtown while visitors enjoy an array of events. Live ice carving demonstrations on Friday at 5:30 p.m., ...

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Celebration of Lights Festival

Santa arrives and helps with the annual tree lighting ceremony for the city. Includes hayrides, roasted chestnuts, hot chocolate and hot dogs for sale,...

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Breakfast with Santa--Brookfield Zoo

An all-you-can-eat breakfast buffet with Santa and Mrs. Claus and some special zoo costumed characters. Afterward, visit the zoo's animals. Call (708)...

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Brookfield Zoo Annual Holiday Magic

Chicagoland’s largest lights festivals features more than one million LED twinkling lights, singing to the animals, professional ice-carving demonstrations,...

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Brookfield Zoo Brunch with Santa

All-you-can-eat brunch featuring an appearance by Mr. and Mrs. Claus, costumed characters and furry creatures, who will be available for photos. Call (708)...

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