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Encompassing 63 acres, over 300 varieties of pumpkins, edible squash and gourds are grown here. Also available are oven baked goods from the on-site ... Read More

Starved Rock State Park on the Illinois River bluff in La Salle County is one of Illinois'? most beautiful destinations. The park's 18 canyons featur... Read More

Located in Grundy County, Goose Lake Prairie is approximately 50 miles southwest of Chicago and one mile southwest of the confluence of the Kankakee a... Read More

The Green River State Wildlife Area is a wildlife restoration area popular among hunters, hikers, birders and other outdoor enthusiasts.

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Foster Beach
Chicago, IL

Dogs are welcome off leash.

Policy:Dogs are allowed off-leash in the fenced beach area north of Belmont Harbor. Directions:Located off Lake ... Read More

Montrose Dog Beach
Chicago, IL

Policy:The dog beach is fenced and is located on the NW corner of Montrose Beach. Dogs are allowed off-leash on the beach but must remain... Read More

Evanston Dog Beach
Evanston, IL

Policy:Dogs are welcome at this beach.Directions:

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Breweries / Wineries

Pomona Winery
Pomona, IL

Specializing in award-winning fruit wines, they produce a variety of semi-dry, semi-sweet and sweet table and dessert wines. They don't serve any f... Read More

Hedman Vineyards
Alto Pass, IL

One of the stops on the Shawnee Hills Wine Trail.

One of the stops on the Shawnee Hills Wine Trail.

Begyle Brewing
Chicago, IL

Featuring craft beers and brew tours.

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Off-Leash Dog Parks

Dogs In The Ring
Skokie, IL

Indoor, heated, fully-matted activity ring to practice agility, obedience, puppy training, or just play with your dog! $15/hour, $8/half hour, private... Read More

This is a fenced in dog park. You must visit a participating vet to get registered to use the Chicago dog parks.

This fenced dog park features benches, garbage cans, shade, drinking water and pools.

Coliseum Dog Park
Chicago, IL

This 0.65 acre dog park features benches and a seasonal drinking area. You must visit a participating vet to get registered to use the Chicago dog par... Read More

Grant Dog Park
Chicago, IL

This 0.5 acre, fenced dog park features drinking water, shade and lights. You must visit a participating vet to get registered to use the Chicago dog ... Read More

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Parks & Nature

Horseshoe Lake is located off Highway 111 in the southwestern part of Illinois in Madison County. Only minutes away from a large, surrounding urban ar... Read More

The center has a wide range of easy to moderate trails. Walks wind through prairies, forests, and gardens. The grounds are open from dawn until dusk.

Illini State Park
Marseilles, IL

Illini State Park has lovely riverfront picnic areas and historic CCC buildings.

Jubilee College State Park is a 3,200-acre facility, located in Peoria County between the towns of Kickapoo and Brimfield, just off U.S. Route 150. Th... Read More

Kankakee River State Park
Bourbonnais, IL

Enveloping both sides of the Kankakee River for 11 miles, in an area 6 miles northwest of Kankakee, the park consists of approximately 4,000 acres. Il... Read More

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Outlet shopping at it's best, with 120 stores in a beautiful open-air setting. Leashed dogs are allowed in the common areas.

Historic Downtown Shopping
St. Charles, IL

This quaint downtown shopping district offers a diverse collection of shops and boutiques. Enjoy a stroll along the Fox River and visit the pet friend... Read More

Some of the best designer shopping you will find anywhere in the world. In addition, there are many sidewalk cafés and restaurants where the people ... Read More

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