Lake County Forest Preserve


Solar Eclipse Party in Lake County

  Are you ready for #Eclipse2017?! ⠀ We sure are! 😎⠀ ⠀ Follow the link in our bio to learn more about this partial Solar Eclipse captured by our Proba-2 spacecraft, who’s also going to be looking at the Sun during the eclipse next week, and don’t forget to share your captures of this astronomical […]

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Des Plaines River Trail Challenge

The Des Plaines River Trail Challenge is your route to witness and journey through the season changes. See Lake County in all of its glory and splendor as you travel through its natural habitats. Lake County has as much as 30,000 acres of forest preserves with vibrant colors and sweet fragant blooms. That said, here […]

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Earth Day in Lake County

“Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better,” said Albert Einstein. “Here is your country. Cherish these natural wonders, cherish the natural resources, cherish the history and romance as a sacred heritage, for your children and your children’s children. Do not let selfish men or greedy interests skin your country of its […]

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Things to do this Weekend February 13-16

That certain sweetheart is awaiting your master plan on Valentine’s Day. The holiday falls on a Saturday this year, so book your reservations soon! Not only do we celebrate our relationships with our significant others on this Saturday, but some (mainly the kids) have a three-day weekend. You have to keep everyone happy this weekend. […]

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Des Plaines River Trail

Just Like Riding A Bike…

(#visitlakecounty #lakecountyillinois   email your biking pictures and experiences to for the new BIKE Lake County Website!) After work last week, I drove over to the Des Plaines River trail, unloaded my bike from my car, and started off on one of the best known bike routes around. It’s a straight shot up the […]

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