Bike, hike, ski, snowshoe and marvel at some of the best trails in the Midwest that intersect here. Paddle the scenic Fox River via kayak or canoe. Play golf on lush green courses and boat, fish or hunt at our state wildlife area. Wade in a natural quarry and sun on a sandy beach. Be amazed by swooping (and nesting) bald eagles along the river. Check out our guide to a green getaway in the Aurora Area, and our bike-share itinerary. Read about kayaking the Marge Cline Whitewater Course and paddling the Fox River, and learn from a local about landscape photography in the Aurora Area. You can also find tips on where to spot bald eagles in the fall and winter months, a favorite activity for locals and visitors alike. Looking for quick inspiration? Check out our spring & summer outdoor adventure guide