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: https://dnr.illinois.gov/parks/park.volobog.html

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.

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Bird Walks at Volo Bog State Natural Area
6/23/24
Join the Volo Bog State Natural Area for a bird walk. Ideal for novice b... View More
Nature-Themed Board Game Day at Volo Bog State Natural Area
8/18/24
• Bringing a Nature-themed board game to loan for the day • Do... View More
Nature-Themed Board Game Day at Volo Bog State Natural Area
11/10/24
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