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Pilcher Park Nature Center

Pilcher Park Nature Center is a must-see for anyone who enjoys nature. Bring the whole family out for a day of hiking, biking, or cross-country skiing. The Nature Center has several scenic trails. Pilcher Park is an excellent place to learn about the great outdoors....

Channahon State Park

The Illinois & Michigan Canal State Trail officially begins at Channahon State Park. Channahon is an Indian word that means “meeting of the waters” and refers to the confluence of the DuPage, Des Plaines, and Kankakee Rivers. The Channahon Access was...

Old Joliet Prison

Old Joliet Prison is both beloved and despised by its community. For nearly 150 years, it provided steady local employment and inspired the name of Joliet’s minor league baseball team, the Slammers. But, as in Leavenworth, Kansas, and Attica, New York, the...

Lake Renwick Heron Rookery Nature Preserve

The Renwick Lake, The Heron Rookery Visitor Center, is part of the Lake Renwick Preserve — Heron Rookery Nature Preserve, which includes the following amenities and activities: Hiking/running observing wildlife The nature preserve does not allow fishing, bicycles, or...

Midewin National Tallgrass Prairie

Midewin National Tallgrass Prairie is the largest island in the archipelago of protected areas that make up the Chicago Wilderness. It includes a diverse range of species and natural processes typical of the region’s tallgrass prairies, including the...
Harrah’s Joliet

Harrah’s Joliet

In Joliet, Illinois, just outside of Chicago, there is a riverboat casino called Harrah’s Joliet, which is owned and operated by Caesars Entertainment. There are 1,138 slot machines, 204 hotel rooms, and four restaurants at the casino. It was in 1990 that the...
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