While Chicago is notable for its world-class food and diverse architecture, many people (locals included!) are surprised to learn that there are actually many beautiful and unique outdoor spaces in the city and its surrounding areas. Yep, we’re here to tell you that you can, in fact, do basically any of the outdoor activities you enjoy, right here in the city. If you’re itching to get outdoors, get ready to lace up your shoes, buckle up your helmets, and get your paddles ready for the incredible urban outdoor activities that await you in Chicago!
What Can You Do Outdoors in Chicago?
Hit the trails on some of the best hikes in and around Chicago,including urban trails like the 606 and day trips like Indiana Dunes National Park