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Walk to relax

Walk to relax. And nice sunny place to walk a mile or so, relax in the sun, watch the water lap... read more

Reviewed April 28, 2019
Des Plaines, Illinois
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This is a nice lake to walk or fish at. You can also rent paddle boats here. They have movies in... read more

Reviewed January 16, 2019
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Reviewed April 28, 2019 via mobile

Walk to relax. And nice sunny place to walk a mile or so, relax in the sun, watch the water lap against the edges, sin and the many bunches they have when you’re tired. There also is a clubhouse for when you need a snack...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank pegbreeze
Reviewed January 16, 2019

This is a nice lake to walk or fish at. You can also rent paddle boats here. They have movies in the pavilion in the summer along with carnivals in the fall.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank nmayer16
Reviewed January 15, 2019

perfect for family picnics, fishing, boating and spot(golf course and boat rental). Golf course features par 3 golf and footgolf and paddle boat rentals and on site parking for your sail boat

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank roycamille
Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

We had time between our check out and car return. We could have spent it in the airport but walking around this lake was much nicer. There is a golf course on one side and a flat paved tail on the other, a boat house/golf...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank SCtripchick
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

After a fantastic meal at a local eatery in Des Plaines a group of friends went for a walk around Lake Opeka. The grounds were immaculate, the water was beautiful, many families were out there enjoying the evening (dining, grilling, playing soccer, boating and walking)....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 139artiem
Reviewed July 24, 2018 via mobile

Found this park on Trip Advisor while needing to fill some time after checking out of the hotel before going to the airport. The park was close to the hotel and airport. It is beautiful to walk along the shore on a paved trail that...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Jhjani
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Great for beginners. It can be a little tricky because of the water but fun. No riding carts but its a good eighteen course.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank drabicke
Reviewed May 26, 2018 via mobile

Great lakeside view, golf and foot golf on one side. Boats and fishing along with some places to walk.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank advcards
Reviewed April 29, 2018

Excellent for relaxation! Walking, and family picnics. Clean and safe and lots of parking. Used to work in the area and went at lunch to walk the track around the lake. Relaxing.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank prpr17
Reviewed March 3, 2018

Nice small lake in Des Plaines with something for everyone! Golf Course, kids, pay ground, shelters and areas for BB, paddle boat rentals and more!

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank JakesMom2016
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Response from drabicke | Reviewed this property |
The park is free but there are charges for boat rentals and golf.