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Family under waterfall near Fox River Resort in Sheridan, Illinois.Family under waterfall near Fox River Resort in Sheridan, Illinois.
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Local Things to Do

Local Adventures

Beautiful image of a waterfall cave at Matthiessen State Park in LaSalle County, Illinois

Matthiessen State Park

Discover a restored fort, hiking trails, rock formations, picnic tables, a playground, and more.

Image of a guy riding a mountain bicycle along the Fox River Bike Trail in Sheridan, Illinois.

Fox River Bike Trail

Enjoy 40 miles of walking, hiking, and biking trails along the Fox River with stops along the way.

Image of flowers and main street at Utica Town near Fox River Resort in Sheridan, IL.

Utica Town Mill Street

Once the site of an 1815 gristmill, it’s now the home of three historic buildings and a distillery.

Chicago Attractions

Image of N Michigan Ave & The Magnificent Mile Street Signs in Chicago, Illinions.

Michigan Avenue Shopping

Known as “The Magnificent Mile,” this area is home to over 450 department stores, boutiques, and more.

Image of a beautiful lion laying on a rock at the Lincoln Park Zoo in Chicago, IL.

Lincoln Park Zoo

View and interact with hundreds of animals from around the world all with no admission fee.

Image of black seahorse in the Shedd Aquarium in Chicago, IL.

Shedd Aquarium

Get up close with aquatic animals from around the globe through encounters, experiences.

Chicago Museums

Entrance to the Adler Planetarium Museum in Chicago, IL.

Adler Planetarium

Connect to each other and the universe through a variety of exhibits, shows, and neighborhood events.

Wonderful image of a staircase at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Chicago, IL.

Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago

View new, innovative and experimental art at one of the world’s largest museums dedicated to art.

Building image of the Chicago History Museum in Chicago, IL.

Chicago History Museum

Learn the history of Chicago from the late 1800s and beyond through many informative exhibitions.