Yes, you can go boating in Central Illinois, you just need to know where to look! Find boating options for any budget, in Champaign-Urbana and beyond.
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The Sangamon River Forest Preserve, located between Mahomet and Fisher, is a quiet nature escape with very doable trails for your family to enjoy together.
Homer Lake Forest Preserve is full of adventure for nature-lovers of any age. Visit the playscape and interpretive center, or simply hike the beautiful trails.
Located less than an hour away from Champaign-Urbana, Moraine View State Recreation Area provides a delightful outdoorsy destination for your family.