Places to go - Outdoors

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Eden Place Nature Center

A community-based nature sanctuary and urban oasis in the Fuller Park neighborhood.  The 3.5 acre site is host to a native prairie preserve,...


Kilbourn Park Organic Greenhouse

This teaching organic greenhouse lets kids get their hands dirty while enjoying several programs available for all ages.


North Park Village Nature Center

Hiking trails over wetlands, prairie, savannah and woodlands. Visit the kids' educational facility at the nature center.


Lincoln Park Zoo

See more than 1,100 animals, many of them endangered. Brand new experiences include Regenstein Macaque Forest, home to Japanese snow monkeys, and the Lionel...


Friends of the Chicago River

This advocacy group's vision is to link the more than 50 urban neighborhoods and suburban communities along the 156-mile Chicago River. They offer guided...


Chicago Lakefront Trail

Bike 18 miles of paved and blacktop pathways that wind along the Lake Michigan shoreline past harbors, beaches and the Lincoln Park Zoo. The trail gets...


Chicago Park District Fishing

For information visit the website or call Bob Long Jr., "the fishing guy". You can also pick up a brochure at a bait shop in Chicago for details...


McCormick Tribune Plaza and Ice Rink (Millennium Park)

Outdoor rink with warming house and concession stand.



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