You Won’t Be Happy To Hear That Illinois Is Experiencing A Major Surge Of Ticks This Year

Hiking in Illinois may seem like all fun and games, but there is a hidden danger that nature lovers need to be aware of. This year’s tick surge could cause an increase in the spread of disease, but there are some things you can do to protect yourself.

The great outdoors are being taken over by a tiny villain this season. Scroll on for more details.

Test out your anti-tick protection methods on these 10 easy hikes in Illinois that everyone should try.

Are you prepared for this tick surge? Share your favorite ways to prevent these buggers from getting on you below in the comments.