Northwestern Illinois

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7 Local Events Next Up: Snowshoeing Basics - Dec 7

Snowshoeing Basics
Dec 7 - Schaumburg REI

Join our experienced REI staff for a class on the basics of snowshoeing. We will focus on the appropriate selection of gear as well as the basics on what you need and where to go to get started. More Details


Hiking Chicagoland's Best Places
Dec 10 - Deer Grove Forest Preserve West - Grove 5

Join a REI Outdoor School Instructor for a guided hike to one of Chicagoland's natural gems. We'll teach you about the ten essentials of backcountry travel and introduce you to the seven Leave no Trace principles. See location details for more info on the specific destination for this outing. More Details


Bike Maintenance Basics - Level 1
Dec 14 - Schaumburg REI

Routine bike maintenance keeps you riding smoothly and prolongs the life of your bike. Join us for this introductory class to help you take care of your bike! More Details


Learn to Cross Country Ski: Classic Technique - Level 1
Dec 18 - Deer Grove Forest Preserve- East

Join your experienced REI Outdoor School instructor for a lesson in Cross-Country Skiing: Classic Technique. Get in on the sport that continues to attract aspiring athletes, adventurers and winter recreationists. We will provide a comprehensive course that covers proper technique, stopping, turning and gliding across the snow. More Details


Backcountry Navigation With A Map & Compass - Level 1
Dec 18 - Deer Grove Forest Preserve West - Grove 5

Are you heading into the woods and want to learn how to use your map & compass properly? This class will teach you how to translate what is on your map to the surrounding area. How to use your compass easily and effectively to find your location, putting the Map & Compass together to plan your route and adjust as needed. More Details


REI Chicago Area Garage Sale!
Dec 31 - Schaumburg REI

Used or returned gear & clothing offered for way less than new. Quantities limited, items sold as is, & all sales final. More Details


New Year's Day Hike at Starved Rock State Park
Jan 1 - Starved Rock State Park

Are you looking for a new and unique way to enjoy the first day of the year? Be among the first to explore the canyons of Starved Rock State Park this New Year. The day will include transportation, food, equipment, and a New Year's toast! More Details


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Hampton, IL
0.3 mi 0.4 km Hampton, IL
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Lena, IL
5.6 mi 9.0 km Lena, IL
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Hampton, IL
0.4 mi 0.6 km Hampton, IL
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Galesburg, IL
4.4 mi 7.1 km Galesburg, IL
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1.6 mi 2.5 km
#5 South System Loop
Hampton, IL
1.6 mi 2.5 km Hampton, IL
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#6 South System Climb
Hampton, IL
0.6 mi 1.0 km Hampton, IL
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4.0 mi 6.5 km
#7 I.C. Rail Trail
Dixon, IL
4.0 mi 6.5 km Dixon, IL
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Mostly Dry, Some Mud: Tacky with a few mud puddles. Be sure to stay on the trails and watch out for the hunters.
54 days ago
0.7 mi 1.1 km
#8 Overlook Loop
Hampton, IL
0.7 mi 1.1 km Hampton, IL
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Hampton, IL
0.6 mi 1.0 km Hampton, IL
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Hampton, IL
0.3 mi 0.4 km Hampton, IL
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3.3 mi 5.4 km
#11 H.U.M. Trail
Marengo, IL
3.3 mi 5.4 km Marengo, IL
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