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Techny Basin Conservation Area

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Terrific walking path

For a wholesome feeling of space and probably some beautiful birds take a long walk around Techny... read more

Reviewed December 5, 2018
HTSSS
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The urban wilderness

This hidden wilderness area if right in the middle of Glenview. Hard to find but worth the search... read more

Reviewed August 27, 2018
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Glenview, Illinois
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Dec 5, 2018
“Terrific walking path”
Aug 27, 2018
“The urban wilderness”
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Reviewed December 5, 2018 via mobile

For a wholesome feeling of space and probably some beautiful birds take a long walk around Techny Basin Conservation Area. Flanked by the west fork of the North Branch of the Chicago River, it’s like a private reserve as there are usually very few people....More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed August 27, 2018

This hidden wilderness area if right in the middle of Glenview. Hard to find but worth the search. Well maintained walking paths provide excellent viewing! And skiing in winter.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank jhopkins17
Reviewed May 13, 2018

This easy, paved walking/cycling path winds around the Techny Basin wetlands, along the West Fork River, and past the beautiful Waud Family Healing Garden. You'll find benches for resting and the Penninsula Playground which is divided into a section for ages 2 - 5 and...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank illinoistravelere
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