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Into the Wild


Go on a hike to discover the wild creatures of Lake County. Then discuss food chains and people’s impact on them. Discover an animal specially adapted to call Lake County home. And, explore the wilder side as we learn about bird flyways and how wetlands are so important for wildlife. This badge covers requirements 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. Badges not provided. 


This program is available September–May at Independence Grove in Libertyville and Ryerson Woods in Riverwoods.


$6 per child ($8 per child nonresidents) 1 hour
Minimum group fee $48 ($64 nonresidents)  


Reservations are taken by phone at 847-968-3321. Make reservations now—plan early to help ensure you get a schedule that meets your needs. Learn more »