Places to go - Outdoors

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Save the Prairie Society

Protected preserve features 80 acres of native prairie and adjoining savanna. Trail guides are available at kiosk. Check Web site for special events....


Brookfield Zoo

This 216-acre zoo has more than 2,500 animals. Find wolves in their natural habitat, learn about recycling, meet penguins and visit a swamp.  If that's...


Lords Park Farm Zoo

Closed in winter


Phillips Park Zoo

Get an up-close look at a bald eagle, gray wolves, and cougars. See North American river otters, Elk herd, goats, swans, turkeys, peacocks and Reptile...


Batavia Riverwalk

3.2-acre park with boardwalks and a wildflower garden.


Naperville Riverwalk

Four-mile paved walkway along the DuPage River.


Friends of the Chicago River

Closed for the season. This advocacy group's vision is to link the more than 50 urban neighborhoods and suburban communities along the 156-mile Chicago...


Pottawatomie Park

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,...



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