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 | Fax: 815.344.1312

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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.

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Habitat Restoration and Stewardship Day at Volo Bog State Natural Area
06/15/21
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Volo Bog Walk with a Naturalist (Stacy) at Volo Bog State Natural Area
06/16/21
Come see what changes with the seasons!   Meet outside the Visito...

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Bogs in Art at Volo Bog State Natural Area
06/18/21 - 07/25/21
Sharing the Essence and Beauty of Bogs, Art Show and Fundraiser - culminate...

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Volo Bog Walk with a Naturalist - Tamarack View Trail (Peg and Jim) at Volo Bog State Natural Area
06/28/21
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Of Bogs and Books at Volo Bog State Natural Area
Virtual 07/10/21
Conversations since 1994! Second Saturdays     &nbs...

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Volo Bog Walk with a Naturalist - Prairie View Trail (Peg and Jim) at Volo Bog State Natural Area
07/26/21
Come see what changes with the seasons!   Meet outside the Visito...

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Habitat Restoration and Stewardship Day at Volo Bog State Natural Area
07/27/21
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Of Bogs and Books at Volo Bog State Natural Area
Virtual 08/14/21
Conversations since 1994! Second Saturdays     &nbs...

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Habitat Restoration and Stewardship Day at Volo Bog State Natural Area
08/24/21
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Habitat Restoration and Stewardship Day at Volo Bog State Natural Area
09/21/21
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Habitat Restoration and Stewardship Day at Volo Bog State Natural Area
10/19/21
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Habitat Restoration and Stewardship Day at Volo Bog State Natural Area
11/16/21
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Habitat Restoration and Stewardship Day at Volo Bog State Natural Area
12/28/21
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