The visitor center houses live native animals, interactive
exhibits depicting native flora and fauna, bird-watching area,
active beehive and "Nature...
Ryerson Woods is a 552-acre Lake County Forest Preserve along
the Des Plaines River in Deerfield. Ryerson Woods supports
threatened and endangered...
Housed in the Visitor Center at the James "Pate" Philip State
Park, the Nature Center offers opportunities to see a variety of
displays, to participate...
Experience what much of northern Illinois was like during
pre-settlement conditions at this 32-acre example of a tallgrass
prairie. Interpretive nature...
Skokie outpost of Chicago River Canoe and Kayak. Group outings available.
North suburban location of Chicago River Canoe and Kayak. Group and special trips available.
Pedal across meadows, through elk-inhabited forests and around
Busse Lake on this winding 11.2-mile trail through the Ned Brown
The Forest Preserve of Cook County Bike Path trail starts across
from Crabtree Nature Center and winds through woods dotted with
ponds. It then joins...
This 17-mile paved trail follows the North Branch of the Chicago
River with a four-mile loop around the Skokie Lagoons. If you enter
the Botanic Gardens...