Places to go - Outdoors

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Heller Nature Center

This 97-acre preserve features oak-hickory forests, tall grass prairie, oak savanna, natural wetlands, native plants and animals. Check out the log...

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Glacial Park Conservation Area

The new Lost Valley Visitor Center hosts a number of environmental education programs, workshops, camps and special events. An exhibit room, drop-in...

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Illinois Snow Sculpting Competition

Watch snow-sculpting teams form "frozen art" from giant blocks of snow. Abstract shapes and whimsical figures take shape under the skilled hands of...

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Long Grove Holiday Festivities

Celebrate the holiday season on the quaint and historic Village of Long Grove. Trees will be glistening, shops will be open, and festivities will abound....

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Winter Wonderland Holiday Light Show

Drive through the estate to view thousands of lights, animated displays and holiday decorations. Enter from Lakeview Parkway.

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Volo Bog State Natural Area

You might feel the ground shake as you walk the half-mile boardwalk over Volo Bog, the only "quaking" bog in Illinois with an open water center. Tamarack...

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Long Grove Chocolate Festival

The first weekend in May every year, the town known for its Strawberry Fest brings you a celebration of all things chocolate. Enjoy treats, demonstrations,...

  

 







 
 
 
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