All Events

Hiking & Walking Events

Wed, Dec 7 • 10 am

Nature Treasure Hunt

Bemis Woods-South • Cook County, IL 60558 (near Western Springs)
A group hiking in the snow nearby Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center.
Thu, Dec 8 • 9 am

Fitness Hike

Sunset Bridge Meadow • River Grove, IL 60171
River Trail Nature Center Building in Northbrook
Sun, Dec 11 • 1 pm

Winter Walk

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
Trailside Museum building in River Forest
Sun, Dec 11 • 1 pm

Animal Homes Hike

Trailside Museum of Natural History • River Forest, IL 60305
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Thu, Dec 15 • 6:30 am

Sunrise Walks

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
Thu, Dec 15 • 11 am

Walk & Talk

Sag Valley Equestrian Parking • Cook County, IL 60439 (near Lemont)
exterior of the Sand Ridge Nature Center building
Fri, Dec 16 • 6 pm

Candlelight Walk

Sand Ridge Nature Center • South Holland, IL 60473
close up of a great horned owlet in the woods
Fri, Dec 16 • 7 pm

Evening Owl Prowl

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
A group hiking in the snow nearby Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center.
Sat, Dec 17 • 9 am

Fitness Hike

Brezina Woods • Cook County, IL 60526 (near La Grange Park)
A group hiking in the snow nearby Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center.
Sat, Dec 17 • 10 am

Fitness Hike

Midlothian Meadows • Cook County, IL 60428
Trailside Museum building in River Forest
Sat, Dec 17 • 10:30 am

Winter Dog Walk

Trailside Museum of Natural History • River Forest, IL 60305
exterior of the Sand Ridge Nature Center building
Sat, Dec 17 • 3:30 pm

Winter Bonfire

Sand Ridge Nature Center • South Holland, IL 60473
close up of a great horned owlet in the woods
Sun, Dec 18 • 5:30 am

Dawn Owl Prowl

Trailside Museum of Natural History • River Forest, IL 60305
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Sun, Dec 18 • 10 am

Yoga In the Woods

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
Crabtree Nature Center building in Barrington Hills
Sun, Dec 18 • 1 pm

Frozen Alive

Crabtree Nature Center • Barrington Hills, IL 60010
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Wed, Dec 21 • 6:30 pm

Winter Solstice Night of Lights Walk

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
Thu, Dec 22 • 10 am

Winter Break-Out Adventure

Schiller Woods-West • Schiller Park, IL 60634
Sagawau Environmental Learning Center in summer.
Wed, Dec 28 • 10 am

Winter Walk

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
A group hiking in the snow nearby Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center.
Wed, Dec 28 • 11 am

Winter Exploration Day

Dan Ryan Woods Visitor Center • Chicago, IL 60620
Trailside Museum building in River Forest
Wed, Dec 28 • 1:30 pm

Winter Secrets Hike

Trailside Museum of Natural History • River Forest, IL 60305
Wellness in the Woods logo
Sat, Dec 31 • 10 am

New Year’s Wellness Walk

Crabtree Nature Center • Barrington Hills, IL 60010
Trailside Museum building in River Forest
Mon, Jan 2 • 10 am

New Year’s Resolution Walk

Trailside Museum of Natural History • River Forest, IL 60305
exterior of the Sand Ridge Nature Center building
Mon, Jan 2 • 11 am

Resolution Walk

Sand Ridge Nature Center • South Holland, IL 60473
Wed, Jan 4 • 10 am

Tots Trivia Walk

Bemis Woods-South • Cook County, IL 60558 (near Western Springs)
Trailside Museum building in River Forest
Sat, Jan 7 • 11 am

Winter Reptiles and Amphibians

Trailside Museum of Natural History • River Forest, IL 60305
exterior of the Sand Ridge Nature Center building
Sat, Jan 7 • 1:30 pm

Live Healthy, Discover Nature! Walk

Sand Ridge Nature Center • South Holland, IL 60473
Crabtree Nature Center building in Barrington Hills
Sun, Jan 8 • 1 pm

Animal Trackin’

Crabtree Nature Center • Barrington Hills, IL 60010
River Trail Nature Center Building in Northbrook
Sun, Jan 8 • 1 pm

Winter Walk

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
Sagawau Environmental Learning Center in summer.
Sun, Jan 8 • 1 pm

Winter Insects

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Sun, Jan 8 • 1:30 pm

Winter Tree ID Walk

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480