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Spring Valley

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Love Spring Valley - a gem in the heart of the cityscape

Every time I drive past, I think to myself, "I need to visit Spring Valley." It is like going back... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lainie L
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Chicago, Illinois
A LittleBit ofCountry

Anytime that it isn't raining is a great time to visit. Woods, easy walking trails, and wildlife... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Carlene H
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“nature center”(21 reviews)
“log cabin”(10 reviews)
“great nature”(6 reviews)
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1111 E Schaumburg Rd, Schaumburg, IL 60194-3648
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Every time I drive past, I think to myself, "I need to visit Spring Valley." It is like going back in time to visit the natural landscape. The native plants, the flowers, the butterflies & bugs, the deer, the birds, the wildlife. The path to...More

Thank Lainie L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Anytime that it isn't raining is a great time to visit. Woods, easy walking trails, and wildlife such as egrets, herons, deer. ( even when it's frosty out its a great walk.) There is also a farmhouse and farm animals. Fun for all ages around...More

Thank Carlene H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very nice park. My great-niece and nephew had a wonderful 3 hours playing on the playground and exploring the trails.

Thank Mary J
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Spring Valley is a gem in Schaumburg. Beautiful grounds, great programs and they have a new children’s playground. I love the living history farm. I was able to take a blacksmithing class there and I love the animals.

Thank cmari59
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Not really a hidden gem as many know about it and use it regularly but it takes you out of the bustle of the suburbs just walking the trails and checking out native flora and fauna.

1  Thank dkrein2018
Reviewed 27 August 2018

My kids and family LOVED this park, especially the nature play area/"park". (Bison's Bluff natural playground) They had so much fun playing for hours and it was fun to see them using their imaginations. There is a neat water feature/stream that they encourage kids to...More

Thank Dakota5905
Reviewed 4 August 2018

nice piece of nature in an urban landscape,any question you had the people there had the answer.Lots of hiking to do,child play area some wildlife.Very nice place for a family to spend a couple of hours just enjoying nature.

1  Thank John L
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

My husband and 22 year old daughter and I had a fabulous time. What a gem. We walked about 2 miles and enjoyed a beautiful day. Highly recommend. They appeared to be quite poplar with young families.

1  Thank Veronica W
Reviewed 16 July 2018

It didn't hurt that we had a beautiful low humidity day when we visited but there is so much to do here with your kids and it is all free. The entrance off Schaumburg Rd. has a large parking lot and is convenient to the...More

1  Thank Jason P
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Volunteers are friendly and knowledgeable. Printed information about monarchs was available. Anxious to share information with adults and especially children.

1  Thank mommundson51
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No cabin rentals - just a nature preserve area to walk around - no overnight stays allowed
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