Places to go - Outdoors

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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,...

  

Reed’s Canoe Trips

Canoe and kayak rentals for paddling down the Kankakee River. The three trips offered range from two to six hours and are suitable for new or experienced...

  

Kayak Morris

Outdoor outfitter specializing in family outdoor education. Less than one hour from Chicago. Rentals, Eco Tours, lessons and beach camping on the sandy...

  

Busse Woods Trail

Pedal across meadows, through elk-inhabited forests and around Busse Lake on this winding 11.2-mile trail through the Ned Brown Forest Preserve.

  

Chicago Lakefront Trail

Bike 20 miles of paved and blacktop pathways that wind along the Lake Michigan shoreline past harbors, beaches and the Lincoln Park Zoo. The trail...

  

Des Plaines River Trail and Greenway

Hike, bike, cross country ski and enjoy nature along this 31-mile crushed stone trail that follows its namesake river. Snowmobiling is allowed on designated...

  

Old Stover Bike Path

The new Forest Preserve of Cook County Bike Path trail starts across from Crabtree Nature Center and winds through woods dotted with ponds. It then...

  

Fox River Trail

This railroad-turned-trail runs for 35 miles past a 19th-century windmill, an island and a field where buffalo graze in the shadow of Fermilab. This...

  

John Husar I & M Canal Bicycle Trail

Located in southwest Cook County, this paved, nine-mile trail near Willow Springs meanders through woods and along the Sanitary and Ship Canal. No...

  

 







 
 
 
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