60 Hikes Within 60 Miles: Chicago: Including Aurora, by Ted Villaire

By Ted Villaire

Focusing at the Chicago area’s city and rural components and every thing in among, this e-book positive factors vintage hikes at such beautiful spots as Starved Rock country Park, in addition to gemstones just like the LaSalle Fish and flora and fauna region in northwestern Indiana. huge key-at-a-glance details makes it a snap to settle on a hike in response to size, trouble, and surroundings. invaluable lists spotlight the simplest hikes for kids, for natural world viewing, and different different types. This variation contains 5 new hikes.

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Even on the most clearly marked trails, there is usually a point where you have to stop and consider in which direction to head. If you become disoriented, don’t panic. As soon as you think you may be off track, stop, assess your current direction, and then retrace your steps to the point where you went astray. Using map, compass, and this book, and keeping in mind what you have passed thus far, reorient yourself, and trust your judgment on which way to continue. If you become absolutely unsure of how to continue, return to your vehicle the way you came in.

The only venomous snake in the Chicago region is the massasauga rattlesnake. Sightings of this smaller sized rattler are rare. You might spend a few minutes studying snakes before heading into the woods, but in any case, a good rule of thumb is to give whatever animal you encounter a wide berth and leave it alone. POISON IVY/POISON OAK/POISON SUMAC Recognizing and avoiding contact with poison ivy, oak, and sumac is the most effective way to prevent the painful, itchy rashes associated with these plants.

The best thing about hiking in the Chicago region is the variety of scenic spots, each with a distinctive topographical flavor, its own combination of plants and wildlife, and its unique seasonal ambience. When it’s time to dodge city living for a while, a short trip to Lake Michigan is the first idea in the minds of many. Mesmerizing us every chance it gets, the Big Lake’s endless blue horizon is no small part of the region’s allure. Profoundly intertwined with the area’s weather, economic and social history, and, of course, its visual charm, this exquisite diversion is in Chicagoans’ own front yard.

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