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Crabtree Nature Center

Crabtree Nature Center

July 28, 2017

Crabtree Nature Center is a small patch of nature in an otherwise fully suburbanized gently rolling landscape northwest of Chicago.

The Boorman House

The Boorman House

December 24, 2004

The Boorman House is located in Mauston, Wisconsin. Mauston is a small town located just off I-90/94, halfway between the Wisconsin Dells and Tomah. This house was once the home of Benjamin Boorman. Today, the Juneau County Historical Socieity maintains the house and brings the local history to life.

Indiana Dunes

Indiana Dunes

December 28, 2004

The Indiana Dunes are located in northwestern Indiana, on the southern shore of Lake Michigan. The dunes are a popular summer destination for residents of the highly-populated Chicago-land area. Expect large noisy crowds on hot days. If you’re looking for some solitude near the water, you can try an...

Starved Rock State Park

Starved Rock State Park

February 26, 2010

Starved Rock State Park is located just south of the town of Utica, IL (not far from Peru, IL or Ottawa, IL). The park is along the south shore of the Illinois River.
This is one of the few natural areas within a day's drive of Chicago Illinois. On a weekend, when the weather is good, you can expect a...

Matthiessen State Park

Matthiessen State Park

February 26, 2010

The park is located just south of Starved Rock State Park in North Central Illinois, near the junctions of Routes 71 and 178. This can be a popular park on summer weekends. Try to plan your visit for the early morning, off-season, or in poor weather.

Chicago

Chicago

February 24, 2010

Chicago, Illinois is located on the southwest shore of Lake Michigan in the heart of the United States. It's the third largest metropolitan area in the US, behind New York and Los Angeles.
It can get very cold in the winter, with temperatures sometimes dipping below 0F. On the flip side, it can get...

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