Places to go - Outdoors

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Spring Valley Nature Center & Heritage Farm

Step back in time to see Illinois as it once was at this 135-acre site. At the the 19th century working farm, see how pioneers did chores such as plowing...

  

Blackwell Forest Preserve

Over seven miles of trails for hikers, bikers and equestrians. Amenities include group picnic shelters, an off-leash dog area, a youth-group...

  

Cave of the Mounds-National Natural Landmark

Open year-round and for all ages, this natural limestone cave offers guided tours daily on paved and lighted walkways. Tours pass colorful crystal...

  

Eden Place Nature Center

A community-based nature sanctuary and urban oasis in the Fuller Park neighborhood.  The 3.5 acre site is host to a native prairie preserve,...

  

Eldridge Park

Start in a huge park with lots of playground equipment, a picnic area, tennis courts and soccer fields. From the northwest corner of the park, hop...

  

Emily Oaks Nature Center

Find flying squirrels and turtles as you hike. Some trails are stroller friendly. The Woodland Wander Inn lets kids look for animal tracks, explore...

  

Fabyan Japanese Garden

First installed c. 1909, the Japanese Garden is a tranquil oasis where history melds with nature and theory. This special site affords you the opportunity...

  

Gibson Woods Nature Preserve

This preserve is home to many rare plants and animals, some listed as endangered. Various nature programs are held throughout the year and interpretive...

  

Hidden Oaks Nature Center

Find bluebirds, a raccoon, snakes and other animals while exploring the nature center. Search the exhibits and interpretive signs along the trails...

  

Independence Grove

This 1,146-acre forest preserve offers a wide range of outdoor recreation opportunities centered on a 115-acre lake reclaimed from a gravel quarry....

  

 







 
 
 
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