Places to go - Outdoors

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Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden

This 155-acre outdoor living museum has rare and unusual trees and shrubs. 1.8 miles of accessible paved trails with a children's garden, picnic area and...

  

Bonner Heritage Farm

The building and exhibits bring to life a picture of farming and agriculture in Lake County. The farm includes an original barn, a carpenter's shop, a...

  

Prairie Crossing Farm

The Liberty Prairie Foundation supports educational programming at the Prairie Crossing Farm to educate and inspire people to value healthy food, land...

  

Coral Woods Conservation Area

Coral Woods is home to a sugar maple forest and oak canopied woodland. Featuring over 3 miles of looped interpretive trails, picnic shelter, fireplace...

  

Crabtree Nature Center

There are live animals in the center, nature displays and a children's area. Visit the Explore Outdoors area where you can dance with the bees, measure...

  

Glacial Park Conservation Area

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

  

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....

  

Lake County Forest Preserves

Party 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 appropriate...

  

Wildlife Discovery Center at Elawa Farm

Featuring over 150 animals including raptors, Laughing Kookaburras, crocodilians, turtles, tortoises, gila monsters, beaded lizards and rattlesnakes...

  

Des Plaines River Trail and Greenway

Hike, bike and enjoy nature along this 31-mile crushed stone trail that follows its namesake river. The trail passes through 10 forest preserves,...

  

 







 
 
 
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