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Outdoor Activities in the Chicago suburbs


Adventurers Wanted. No Experience Necessary.

You want some outdoor fun? You've come to the right place. We've got an endless variety of activities to satisfy all levels of adventurers. Regardless of age, abilities, or experience, you'll find something to do.

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Climb & Zipline Adventure

Climb rock walls, zipline, rappel, and conquer high ropes courses.
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Kids Adventure Zone

The one-of-a-kind outdoor jungle gym for kids! Includes 30 fun elements.
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Laser Tag

The team game of simulated combat experience & hyper-realistic sound effects.
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Axe Throwing

Hurl an axe at a wooden bullseye in this safe & social game played in teams.
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BMX & Mountain Biking

Epic Mtn/BMX biking with a world-class Bike Park, Pump Track & Skills Courses
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Archery Battle Tag

The new group game combining dodgeball with archery using foam-tipped arrows.
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Water Tag

Cool off with the ultimate water cannon battle!
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Kayak & Canoe

Float and glide on the Lemont Quarry lake in a single/double kayak or a canoe.
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The new game where teams play capture the flag in a foam sword duelling game.
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Archery Range

Try out your archery skills at our all new range!
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Digital Scavenger Hunts

Outdoor scavenger hunts using augmented reality to find clues.
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Classic Scavenger Hunts

Self-guided puzzles to solve clues and explore nature.
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Master your navigational skills with a detailed map and compass.
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Casual Riding Trails

Bring your bike and freely explore the numerous trails in and around the park.
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Hiking Trails

Hike, run, or walk the nature trails within Heritage Quarries & The Forge.
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Go fishing for an easy going and free activity at The Forge.
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Looking for the Ultimate Group experience?

We welcome groups of all ages, sizes, and types. School groups, corporate bonding, team building, scouts, reunions, bachelor/ette get-togethers, birthdays, and more. We've got a group package perfect for all kinds of occasions.
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