Fun at the Mayslake Forest Preserve

Crappie being released back to the lake by a fisherman in a forest preserve at Learn More About Mayslake Forest

Just nine minutes from City View at the Highlands is a ninety-acre preserve featuring historical buildings and plenty of recreational fun. It’s called Mayslake Forest Preserve, and the land comes complete with wetlands, lakes, and restored prairies. This is an ideal place to spend time in nature while also learning new things. Visitors can explore […]

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These Locally-Owned Stores Have Everything You Need For Outdoor Fun

Man in a locally-owned sporting goods store shopping for backpacking and camping supplies

Spending time outdoors is an ideal way to unwind, get exercise, and enjoy natural beauty at the same time. And best of all, you can enjoy the outdoors year-round. Head to one of these locally-owned stores where you’ll find everything you need for year-round fun: Cook’s  Cook’s was originally called Carolina Home & Auto Supply […]

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