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Digital Scavenger Hunts in the Chicago Area

Digital Scavenger Hunts

Augment Your Reality

Love escape rooms and scavenger hunts? Just wait until you try one of our digital scavenger hunts! Our platform is a mixture of escape room, scavenger hunt, and location-based adventures rolled into an unforgettable augmented reality experience.

Perfect for families, couples, and groups of 2 to 20 participants

Digital Scavenger Hunts Details

All Ages
45 mins. - 1.5 hrs.

Digital Scavenger Hunts Is Available With The Explorer Day Pass

Explorer Day Pass

Play this activity as much as you want & 10+ other activities. Access is on a first come, first served basis.
Price: Starting at $45 (9 & Under) / $50 (Ages 10 & Up)
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Free Parking & Park Admission

Parking and admission to park are always free — we're a free-to-visit, pay-to-play adventure park.
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Book With Confidence

We get it. Plans sometimes change. We make it easy to cancel and reschedule your reservation.
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Where To Check-In

Park in Parking Lot 2, walk across the east footbridge and head to the Bike Zone for check-in.
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How It Works

Step 1

Assemble your team and launch the game to start your adventure. Can you complete your quest in time?

Step 2

You'll walk, run, and bike your way around the park, gathering clues and solving puzzles.

Step 3

Whether playing as a single team or a large group, you can also compete for the highest score at the park!

Step 4

Stuck on a riddle? Can't find a clue? No worries, our virtual in-game partners are always there to help.

Step 5

Augmented reality games, puzzles, and cut-scenes accessed throughout the game bring the adventure to life!

Step 6

Complete your mission and save the world using your wits, the iPad app, and the items from our action packs.

Activity Information


All participants are required to fill out a mandatory participant waiver. 

What to Wear and Bring
  • Dress for the weather! We recommend dressing in layers and wearing comfortable shoes.
  • You can choose to walk, run, and bike your way around the park gathering clues and solving puzzles, so bring your bike if you like!
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Looking for the Ultimate Group experience?

We got you covered. We've got zip and climb packages for birthdays, bachelor/bachelorette parties, corporate groups, Scouts and more.
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Frequently Asked Questions

How long is the activity?

It lasts for about 1 hour and 15 minutes.

What is the minimum age requirement?
  •  Magic Portal: 6 years old (requires adult supervision or participation for youth under 13 years old).
  • Operation Mindfall: 8 years old (requires adult supervision or participation for youth under 13 years of age).
Do I have to bring my own device?

No, we provide all the equipment.

What if I have 10 guests?

No problem, we can run teams concurrently and can split your party into different groups.

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