This week we asked our Instagram followers to share photos that surround the theme “water.” Check out a few of our favorite photos from around the state below! Be sure to follow us on Instagram for upcoming weekly challenges. Share your best photos with us by tagging #EnjoyIllinois and your photo could be featured.
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Evergreen Lake just north of Bloomington (Photo by @nelsonkm_)
Sunset overlooking the Mississippi River in Alton (Photo by @sargoodeye)
Kayaking the Chicago River near Ping Tom Memorial Park (Photo by @thea_aron0716)
A vibrant sunset on Little Swan Lake (Photo by @katyeffie)
The annual Tall Ships event at Navy Pier in Chicago (Photo by @smooth_jb)
Oak Street Beach in Chicago evoking The Endless Summer (Photo by @jeffmeador)
The waterfall at Anderson Japanese Gardens in Rockford (Photo by @kristianeliz)
Captured while biking along the Centennial Trail near Lemont (Photo by @keithmb)
The Chicago skyline overlooking Lake Michigan (Photo by @jdmaloneyphotography)
A duck leaves ripples of water in its wake in Gallery Park outside Chicago (Photo by @tashka87)
A close up of Lake Michigan captured in Chicago (Photo by @whatabdulwore)
-Illinois Office of Tourism