These 15 Mind-Blowing Sceneries Totally Define Illinois

We have an embarrassment of riches in Illinois when it comes to mind-blowing scenery. Your gorgeous photo submissions have proved just that. Here are some absolutely amazing photos of awesome scenery across our wonderful state.

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:

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