10 Things No One Tells You About Surviving An Illinois Winter

It’s officially here. Though temperatures have been dropping for weeks, true winter has only just arrived, and there are some thing you need to know to make it through to the end. These 10 tips for surviving winter in Illinois are pertinent to your enjoyment of these cold months.

If this time of year gives you anxiety and makes you dread the outdoors, read on for all the best things to do to counter those blues. Check out how true Illinoisans survive the cold.

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/

For more winter fun, check out these 11 perfect things to add to your cold weather bucket list.

What other tips do you have for surviving winter in Illinois? Share your thoughts with us!