What Spring Looks Like Around the Heritage Corridor



Spring has so much beauty in its everyday nature. As we come out of the cold winter, we begin to see colorful flowers blossom, the leaves on the trees grow back, and hear all the birds chirping from high above.

Around the Heritage Corridor we have so many Instagrammable locations to capture the perfect spring photo. 

Take a look at some of the wonderful images taken by those exploring our many towns, while enjoying the weather.

1. Enjoy a peaceful stroll through Rock Run Preserve in Joliet, IL  

rock run preserve


2. Recharge as you explore the endless views of Starved Rock State Park

starved rock state park


3. Stop and admire all the beautiful flowers as you hike through the Illinois Canyon

starved rock state park the Illinois canyon


4. Grab a delicious cold treat at Rich & Creamy right on the Historic Route 66

rich and creamy ice cream cone


5. Enjoy all of nature’s beauty from all angles through the many trails around the Corridor

a tall tree


6. Discover the Joliet abandoned rock quarry as you gaze over the water

joliet abandoned rock quarry


7. Sip on a glass of wine while enjoying outside dining at August Hill Winery in Ottawa, IL

august hill winery


8. Get up close and personal with nature at Matthiessen Park

mathiessen state park


9. Notice all the beautiful birds from near and far as you travel through Joliet

bird in a tree

Now it’s your turn! Go out, explore, and take some awesome spring photos. Don’t forget to tag us in all your pictures around the Heritage Corridor!

Visit our website at www.HeritageCorridorCVB.com to find local events, stops and shops to visit this season.

Scene Through The Corridor