If you are looking for something to do today with your puptastic friend, they won’t be disappointed if you take them for an outing at Valley Forge Park in the city of Chicago, Illinois. With plenty of fun to be had, this will end up being tops on your list of to-go places with Fido.
You will find the park in the Garfield Ridge neighborhood of the city. f you are driving over, pick a place to park on the adjacent side streets. Your pup and you can then head over to the park and begin your day together.
Be sure to take in all the sights the park has to offer by taking Fido for a walk on the winding paths through the almost 8 acres of land. The landscaped grounds are a perfect place to let your pup take a roll in the grass. There are plenty of park benches for you to relax on when you and Fido get tuckered out! Many are under the shady, mature trees so you can escape the hot, summer sun. When they are covered in snow, a selfie with your pup is a must-do!
Other amenities Valley Forge Park offer the community members and visitors include a fieldhouse sporting a vegetation roof and rain harvesting system. These green features make this park an important eco-friendly environment the area residents are proud of. A gymnasium and fitness center are housed within. Outdoors, more green features include a Harvest Garden where the community comes together to grow summer veggies for their tables, sports courts and a playground. Make sure to keep your pup on leash while enjoying your time together. Bring water to share, and clean up bags, as cleaning up after your pup is a must!
Head over to Valley Forge Park in the windy city and let your pup kick up his heels today!