There’s No Attraction In The World Like This One In Illinois

Illinois is famous for Chicago, and for all the attractions that city has. But did you know that the most incredible attraction in all of Illinois is several hundred miles south of Chicago? I’m talking about the Shawnee National Forest. With waterfalls, interesting rock formations, and tons of geological history, you’d be a fool not to visit here once.

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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