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Volo Bog State Natural Area

28478 W. Brandenburg Rd., Ingleside, IL 60041

State Parks & National Forest

If you're looking for a truly unique outdoor adventure, head for Volo Bog State Natural Area!

Just 45 minutes northwest of Chicago is a state natural area featuring the state's only quaking bog with an open water center. Volo Bog State Natural Area was created when the melting of glaciers pushed deep into the ground 12,000 years ago.


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