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Lake County Parks



NOTE: The equestrian trail at Stoney Run is now closed through March

Bellaboo's Play and Discovery Center

Anyone who has raised a child, watched a child, or remembers being a child knows that children PLAY - and through play they learn. That's why Bellaboo's is designed for children ages 9 and younger. Click the photo for details about Bellaboo's many fun activities.

Cooperative Special Recreation Initiative Sweetheart Dance – NEW EVENT

Come join us for a sweet time on Valentine's Day!  Dance to your favorite tunes, make a craft or two and nibble on some light refreshments.  Wear your finest, or come as you are – just come and have a lovely time. Click on photo for details

Maple Syrup Time

Maple syrup can only be produced in certain U.S. states and Canada and only at a certain time of the year.  Aren't we lucky we can make it right here at Deep River?  2015 dates are March 14-15 & 21-22 from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Free.  Click photo.

Just waiting for snow

Click on the image for sledding hill info at Oak Ridge Prairie and Lemon Lake.  For cross country ski rental information at Lemon Lake, Stoney Run and Oak Ridge Prairie click here

Deep River Grinders schedule is set

Spring can't be long now.  The Grinder schedule is set.  Click on photo for details.

Ice Skating Plaza at Deep River Waterpark will not be open this season.

Due to mechanical failures in the sub grade cooling system the Ice Skating Plaza will not be open this season. Repairs to the cooling system will require the removal and replacement of a portion of the concrete plaza together with related work that cannot be completed in time for skating this winter. ALL SKATING PROGRAMS ARE CANCELLED. Click for details on how the ice is made

Leave No Child Inside

Participation in outdoor activities in natural settings increases self-esteem, decreases Attention-Deficit Disorder symptoms, and contributes to early learning and emotional and physical development of children. Click on photo


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For reservations and more information about the Lake County Parks Call 219-769-PARK
Mon-Fri 8:30am to 4:30pm Central Time (Chicago Time)

Lake County Parks and Recreation Department Corporate Office
8411 East Lincoln Highway, Crown Point, Indiana 46307
Just west of Deep River WaterparK 4.5 miles east of I-65 on Route 30