Skokie Lagoons is a stunning natural area located in Winnetka, IL. With eight interconnected lagoons and over 500 acres of wetlands, woods and prairies, it’s no surprise that this oasis is one of the most popular outdoor attractions in the Midwest! Whether you’re looking for a peaceful stroll, an outdoor adventure or a picnic area for your next family get-together, Skokie Lagoons has something to offer everyone.
Take some time to explore the stunning path that lines the lagoons. Enjoy watching birds and other wildlife as they flutter around in their natural habitat on this easy-to-navigate path, or take a more challenging hike through the woods to observe rare plant species and other nature’s wonders.
For those who want to get out onto the water, there are several kayak and canoe rentals available at Skokie Lagoons. With calm waters and plenty of places to explore, paddling around these lago