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January 2020

a group cooking over a campfire at Camp Shabbona Woods
Fri, Jan 24 • 7 pm

Winter Campfire & Night Hike

Camp Shabbona Woods • South Holland, IL 60473
River Trail Nature Center Building in Northbrook
Fri, Jan 24 • 7 pm

Winter Night Hike

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
Wellness in the Woods logo
Cancelled Sat, Jan 25 • 10 am

Wellness in the Woods Walk

Dan Ryan Woods Pavilion • Chicago, IL 60620
trees and ground covered with snow at River Trail Nature Center
Sun, Jan 26 • 10 am

Hike the Preserves: Fitness Hike

Country Lane Woods • Cook County, IL 60480 (near Willow Springs)

February 2020

exterior of the Sand Ridge Nature Center building
Sat, Feb 1 • 1:30 pm

Live Healthy, Discover Nature! Hike

Sand Ridge Nature Center • South Holland, IL 60473
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Sat, Feb 1 • 1:30 pm

Prairie Wolf Party

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
a person cross-country skiing at Sagawau Environmental Learning Center
Sat, Feb 8 • 9 am

Ski the White Winter Wave

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
a trail covered in snow and lined with candles at night at trees and ground covered with snow at River Trail Nature Center
Sat, Feb 8 • 6 pm

Sweetheart Night Hike

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
a family snowshoeing at trees and ground covered with snow at River Trail Nature Center
Sun, Feb 9

Winter Walks

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Fri, Feb 14 • 6:30 pm

Valentine’s Day Night Hike

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
Crabtree Nature Center building in Barrington Hills
Fri, Feb 14 • 7 pm

Date Night in the Starlight

Crabtree Nature Center • Barrington Hills, IL 60010
trees and ground covered with snow at River Trail Nature Center
Sat, Feb 15 • 10 am

Hike the Preserves: Fitness Hike

Sauk Trail Woods-Central • South Chicago Heights, IL 60411
people hiking in fall
Sat, Feb 15 • 10 am

Hike the Preserves: Walk & Talk Hike

Dan Ryan Woods Visitor Center • Chicago, IL 60620
a hiker at Thatcher Woods with snow and fall colors
Sat, Feb 15 • 1 pm

Warm Hearts, Cold Noses Hike

Trailside Museum of Natural History • River Forest, IL 60305
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Sat, Feb 15 • 1:30 pm

Wild Winter Warmup

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Sun, Feb 16 • 10 am

Yoga in the Woods

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
River Trail Nature Center Building in Northbrook
Sun, Feb 16 • 1:30 pm

In Search of the Snow Flea

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
a Forest Preserves staff member leading a group on an Underground Railroad history hike at Sand Ridge Nature Center
Sat, Feb 22 • 11 am

Black History Month: Underground Railroad Hikes

Sand Ridge Nature Center • South Holland, IL 60473
Trailside Museum building in River Forest
Sun, Feb 23 • 1 pm

The Des Plaines River and the Underground Railroad

Trailside Museum of Natural History • River Forest, IL 60305
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