If You Live In Chicago, You Must Visit This Amazing State Park
If you’ve lived in Chicago your whole life, you probably already know about this nearby state park that is a must-visit for anyone living in the area. Be it spring or fall, this gorgeous oasis of natural beauty is a lovely place to spend the day or camp or all weekend. If you haven’t been yet, you’re definitely missing out.
Don’t forget to bring your camera on this trip. Keep scrolling to see why this is the perfect place for your next getaway.
We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/
An Illinois transplant who grew up and went to school in Indiana for 22 years, Elizabeth holds a BFA in creative writing and has enjoyed traveling across the country and parts of Europe. She has visited half of the states, as well as parts of Canada, Mexico, and the Caribbean, and regularly travels home to the Hoosier State to see friends and family. With more than five years of writing experience, Elizabeth’s articles have been featured on several websites, and her poetry and short stories have been published in multiple literary journals.