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6 Lakes Campground
A quiet campground on Boot Lake, Michigan where the family can enjoy time away in nature, fishing, and other activities.
80 acres of fascinating historic farm and heritage resort that lets families experience the lifestyle of the Amish through guided tours. With farm animals, musical theatre, food, crafts, and shops. A great day out, and…
360 Chicago will take you to amazing heights with a unique open-air skywalk - 94 stories above the windy city!
South Bend, IN
Explore over 160 species of animals over 23 acres in this very special zoo in South Bend, with a rich history and great learning fun for kids!
The Washington Park Zoo
Michigan City, IN
Founded in 1928, this great Indiana zoo encompasses 15 acres ,and is home to more than 200 animals from all over the world!
Deer Forest Petting Zoo
Deer Forest is an animal petting zoo and fun park. You can feed the deer and other animals up close. It also offers kiddie amusement rides, storybook lane, miniature golf, large playground, inflatable jumper, food,…
Black Pine Animal Sanctuary
Spend the day with beautiful, rescued exotic animals in this non-profit animal sanctuary.
Critchlow Alligator Sanctuary
Visit hundreds of rescued reptiles, where kids can get up close to alligators, tortoises, bearded dragons and more!
Binder Park Zoo
Battle Creek, MI
Binder Park Zoo offers quality programming using exotic animals delivered by professional staff with a dedication to conserving wildlife. Online registration is currently available for our Camps, Overnight Safari, and Zoo Snooze Programs!
Fort Wayne Childrens Zoo
Fort Wayne, IN
Animals from all around the world, plus train rides, rainforests, hands-on fun and an African Safari - all at this great Fort Wayne zoo perfect for kids!
Shedd aquarium has over 32,000 animals you can come and see (with plenty you can touch!) Underwater family fun in Chicago!
Lincoln Park Zoo
Lincoln Park Zoo is a world of wildlife in the shadow of skyscrapers...and it's FREE! Kids can encounter animals from all over the planet, just minutes north of Chicago!
216 acres of beautifully landscaped grounds with lots of beautiful animals waiting for families to visit them! An animal-tastic family day out in Chicago - both fun AND educational!
Battle Ground, IN
Explore this wolf conservation park with 18 wolves, as well as coyotes, red foxes and a herd of bison!
Boulder Ridge Wild Animal Park
Exotic varities of animals and reptiles from all over the world including many rare and endangered varieties with whom they are working on conservation.
Columbian Park Zoo
Columbian Park Zoo is home to over 190 animals representing 79 different species. The zoo offers a variety of education programs throughout the year, inspiring an appreciation for the world's wildlife.
John Ball Zoo
Grand Rapids, MI
The John Ball Zoo has over 1100 animals representing the wilds of Africa, Asia, South America, Australia and the United States. One of the many fun family places to go if you're looking for things…
Under 200 animals at this sweet Illinois zoo - AND all kids under 17s get in FREE!
Kline Creek Farm
West Chicago, IL
A fascinating look back in time at an 1890s DuPage Country Farmstead. Costumed interpreters and cute animals ready for those kids!
Potato Creek State Park
North Liberty, IN
A beautiful state park in Indiana, with outdoor activities, year round fun, a 327 acre lake, diverse landscapes and fascinating history!
Potawatomi Wildlife Park
The Park preserves both prehistorical and historical indian encampments, the Steven Ben-nack Potawatomi village, a portion of the Goshen-Logansport trail, and the Tippecanoe River ford where several early indian trails crossed the river.
Silver Beach County Park
Saint Joseph, MI
Beach fun in Michigan perfect for kids, with playgrounds, sports, fishing, and special events!
Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore
15 miles of Lake Michigan shore line as well as wildlife, sandy beaches, hiking trails, wetlands, and prairies - and an amazing outdoor adventure for the whole family in Indiana!
Burr Oak State Park
Burr Oak, MI
Over 25 miles for nature loving families to spend the day in, with stunning scenic hiking trails, picnic tables and grills, a 500ft. sandy beach, fishing areas, a public shelter plus campground.
Douglas Center for Environmental Education
Hike the Miller Woods Trail and through the unique ecosystems of the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore in the summer; attend award-winning environmental education programs year round; and when you get wintery snowshoeing and cross-country skiing…
Kalamazoo Nature Center
The Kalamazoo Nature Center features dozens of public programs each month for all ages, in addition to our 11 miles of hiking trails and indoor and outdoor exhibits. The whole family will enjoy our regular…
600 acres of park fun on Chicago's lakefront with playgrounds, a bird sanctuary, and prairies!
Fort Wayne, IN
Surround the family in nature with tropical gardens, and great exhibits, as well as fun family events at this Fort Wayne conservatory!
Visit one of the first parks in Chicago with Grant Park, filled with museums, planetariums, festivals, events and park fun!
Outdoor Discovery Center – Macatawa Greenway
Michigan's Outdoor Discovery Center is a beautiful place for the whole family to get lost into nature, with over 4miles of beautiful trails winding through a variety of landscapes.
A huge park in Chicago filled playgrounds, sports, nature, wildlife, and even a zoo!
Over 300 acres of Chicago park fun with gardens, sports activities, playgrounds and programs for kids!
Nearly 200 acres of park space in Chicago with tennis courts, playgrounds, a fishing lagoon and even baseball fields...just to name a few!
Enormous open air facility offering global plant life, storytelling tree-houses, children's garden interactive play zone, open air tram ride and miles of nature trails.