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I have walked and ridden my bikeed on every trail that the forest preserve manages. This year many... read more

Reviewed June 4, 2019
David J
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Lake county forest preserves are great places to see native plants and migrating birds. I am always... read more

Reviewed March 19, 2019
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Reviewed June 4, 2019 via mobile

I have walked and ridden my bikeed on every trail that the forest preserve manages. This year many of the trails have suffered because of the continued rain. I am looking forward to being back on the trails soon.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank David J
Reviewed March 19, 2019 via mobile

Lake county forest preserves are great places to see native plants and migrating birds. I am always surprised to see all the restoration that is being done.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank grmoss
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful park with bike paths, walking trails, watercraft rentals. Ideal place for a brisk autumn walk.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed another delightful hike on the paths of the forest preserve. They are very well maintained. You can hike for different distances but it is always well maintained and beautiful. We enjoyed the wildlife. We felt very safe on the path.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed April 29, 2018

This is the one stop place to really have fun! Bike Paths, boating, fishing, general fun on the Beach!

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Dan C
Reviewed March 17, 2018 via mobile

Arrived here on a late Sunday and walked by the river passing,the farm,brand new tourist center where staff lady was very helpful, cabins and informative stands along the way.This forest is beautifully preserved!! One can receive free monthly magazine or events calendar in the email!...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank boemiana
Reviewed January 22, 2018

The Lake County Forest Preserves have beautiful bike and hiking trails throughout the County. My favorite is the DesPlaines River Trail that runs from the Wisconsin Border into Cook County. Great places for picnicking and family outings.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed August 9, 2017

Love the Lake County Forest Preserves!!! We are so lucky to have so many beautiful, pristine, well maintained facilities in Lake County. My favorite is Old School Forest Preserve; probably because it is less utilized than most as it doesn't have as much to offer....More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank camn21252
Reviewed July 13, 2017

The boom of cannons, the crack of rifles, the galloping of horse hooves welcomed us to the annual Civil War Days encampment. We wandered the camps to see soldiers, civilians and tradesmen at work. The union and confederate forces had a large scale battle on...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Edwin R
Reviewed April 10, 2017

We visited Hastings Lake Forest Preserve twice within 3 days. The lake itself is pretty nice, and the path around it is well kept, with some very nice wooden decks over the wetlands. There are many places to sit and relax around the lake. The...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Eran G
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