Lake County, Illinois, CVB - Official Travel Site - Volo Bog State Natural Area

Volo Bog State Natural Area

28478 West Brandenburg Road , Ingleside, IL 60041

Phone: 815.344.1294

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TRAVEL & VISITOR ALERT: VOLO BOG IS OPEN.
Please see their website for details, www2.illinois.gov/dnr/Parks/Pages/VoloBog.aspx.

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ABOUT VOLO BOG

If you're looking for a truly unique outdoor adventure, head for Volo Bog State Natural Area in northeastern Illinois. Just 45 miles northwest of Chicago in Lake County, this natural area contains Volo Bog, the only "quaking" bog in Illinois to have an open water center. Interpretive Programs for the public and groups, hiking trails, floating boardwalks, bird watching, cross-country skiing, wetlands, prairie restorations, woodlands, visitor center.

Hours of Operation

Adopt-A-Road Volunteer Days with Friends of Volo Bog
07/19/22
Help keep Brandenburg Road beautiful!  Adults (and kids 10 years ...

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International Bog Day at Volo Bog State Natural Area
07/24/22
Join for an artists' reception and live music from Fox Crossing Stringb...

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Adopt-A-Road Volunteer Days with Friends of Volo Bog
08/16/22
Help keep Brandenburg Road beautiful!  Adults (and kids 10 years ...

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Adopt-A-Road Volunteer Days with Friends of Volo Bog
09/20/22
Help keep Brandenburg Road beautiful!  Adults (and kids 10 years ...

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Adopt-A-Road Volunteer Days with Friends of Volo Bog
10/18/22
Help keep Brandenburg Road beautiful!  Adults (and kids 10 years ...

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