Places to go - Outdoors

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Waterfall Glen Forest Preserve

Enjoy hiking, biking, picnicking and bird-watching. There are four marked trails ranging from 0.2 miles to 9.5 miles in length. The main...

  

Willowbrook Wildlife Center

Before injured and abandoned animals are returned to the wild, many stay at Willowbrook. Some animals live at the center year-round, including a bald...

  

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 2,000 animals. Find wolves in their natural habitat, learn about recycling, meet penguins and visit a swamp. If that's...

  

Cosley Zoo

This 5-acre zoo showcases a variety of farm animals and Illinois wildlife and features a historical train station, a railroad caboose, picnic area, gift...

  

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.

  

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,...

  

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...

  

 







 
 
 
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