If you visit the Chicago History Museum, you will see only a fraction of its unparalleled collection. Among the hundreds of thousands of objects carefully stashed away are these eight unique artifacts, each a window into a chapter of the city’s past. Read more
It may not be as long (or as mountainous) as the Appalachian and Pacific Crest Trails, but the 200-mile Outerbelt Route, established in 2018, is the city’s own bucket-list megahike. Here’s a plan for tackling it in 19 days. Read more