Go Snowshoeing in DuPage County This Winter

Cute senior couple in their late 50s head out for snowshoeing adventure in the white forest. The shot is from the rear and from their lower torso to their legs. There is copy space on the left side.

Did you know that snowshoeing began in central Asia around six thousand years ago? It’s thought that when the ancestors of the Inuits and Native Americans migrated to North America, they brought their snowshoes with them. They were primarily used for survival until the 1970s when they also became used for recreation. DuPage County offers this fun activity […]

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The Best Sporting Good Stores Around Carol Stream

Image of sport store with equipment for skiing.

Whether you like playing disc golf, camping under the stars, or running through the county’s forest preserves. You can find everything you need to enjoy the outdoors at the following sporting good stores: Dick Pond Athletics Dick Pond Athletics opened in 1969 as the owner wanted to offer exceptional service and quality running shoes at an […]

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Take a Stroll Through Downtown Lisle

Across the street shot of a building in downtown Lisle

Downtown Lisle is a scenic pedestrian-friendly retail and dining district featuring a prairie style landscape inspired by Frank Lloyd Wright. It’s an easy drive from Carol Stream Crossing Apartments, and highlights include: Flowers of Lisle Established in 1972, Flowers of Lisle is the oldest florist in the city. It features four designers who specialize in traditional, contemporary […]

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