Outdoors

Outdoors

We have endless ways to escape into nature with dozens of parks and five forest preserves. We challenge you to visit as many as possible to discover all of the great features and hidden gems found within.

Please note, masks are required in all indoor spaces regardless of vaccination status and encouraged in outdoor spaces where social distancing isn't possible.

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Meadowbrook Park

2808 S Race St

Urbana, IL 61801

217-384-4062

Wandell Sculpture Garden

2808 S Race St

217-367-1544

Aikman Wildlife Adventure

125 N. County Rd. 425 E.

Arcola, IL 61910

217-268-3500

Allerton Park & Retreat Center

515 Old Timber Rd.

Monticello, IL 61856

217-333-3287

Ambucs Park

1140 E. University Ave.

217-367-1544

Arboretum at the University of Illinois

1800 S. Lincoln Ave.

Urbana, IL 61801

217-333-7579

Arcola City Park

Arcola, IL 61910

 

Blair Park

1406 S. Broadway Ave.

217-367-1544

Brent Johnson Park

1202 E. Oak Valley Rd.

Mahomet, IL 61853

217-586-6025

Bridle Leash Park

Western Hills Dr

Mahomet, IL 61853

 

Burwash Park

350 Burwash Ave

Savoy, IL 61874

217-359-3550

Canaday Park

300 S. Lierman Ave.

217-367-1544

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