Featuring exhibits with hands-on activities and walking trails
through dunes, marsh and forests. There is a beach boardwalk making
part of the area...
This 38-acre nature preserve is home to a diversity of wildlife
and habitat types. See beautiful woods, flora and fauna on the
trails along both sides...
This nature center's goal is to encourage the preservation
of natural areas and animals through awareness, education,
conservation and interpretation....
Over 8,000-acre wetland, upland and woodland game habitat.
Hunting and fishing available but check website for necessary
permits and further information....
This location contains the foundation ruins of the
19th-century iron- and steel-making factory. The preserve is
open for self-guided tours with...
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
This nature center and botanic garden offers many opportunities
to observe wildlife in their natural habitat. Lake Katherine
provides a nesting area...
Five species of birds breed on islands in the middle of the lake
at this rookery. The preserve features 2.9 miles of asphalt trails,
suitable for hiking,...