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Trails & Beaches

Family Fun in the Dunes. Our Top 5 Trails for Tykes!

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June 21, 2016

Photo Credit: Jen Soffin

We all love to get outside, but sometimes the trails are a little too tough for the kids. Well, Dig the Dunes sent our team out to…

Trails & Beaches

Heron Rookery absolutely beautiful this time of year…and soon you will have more acres to hike!

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April 19, 2016

When looking for a place to hike in the spring, look no further than Heron Rookery. Located just off 450 East, you can find the rookery’s west entrance. There is just a 3…

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Great things ahead at Dig the Dunes!

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December 27, 2015

Featured photo by Chad Ulam

As 2015 comes to a close, many of us take the time to reflect on our past year and look ahead to things we would…

Trails & Beaches

Porter Beach

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November 24, 2015

Submitted by: Stephen Lehman

For the busy adventurer
Location: https://goo.gl/maps/cnp2hCwe6oz
Cost: Free
Hours: Always Open
What to expect: Easy parking, a great view of the Chicago skyline, and a very large beach.

Porter Beach is…

Trails & Beaches

Central Ave. Beach

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November 10, 2015

Submitted by: Stephen Lehman

For the busy adventurer
Location: https://goo.gl/maps/bheeHcDzSgv
Cost: Free

*beach closed at time of writing

What to expect: Lots of sand, Lake Michigan, large dunes with a few makeshift trails

Fall is…