The Incredible Spring-Fed Pool In Illinois You Absolutely Need To Visit
By Elizabeth Crozier|Published May 07, 2017
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.
Illinois is home to some of the best state parks in America, but there’s a little-known one sitting just outside the Chicago suburbs that offers something extraordinary. Located in Yorkville, Silver Springs State Park is home to a spring-fed pool of water that every Illinoisan needs to visit.
Natural springs are a world wonder, and we’ve got an amazing one right here in Illinois. Check out this outstanding oasis.