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Also visit:

Bellaboo's Play and Discovery Center

Deep River Waterpark

Edge Adventures

Book your Aerial Adventure NOW!

Turkey Creek Golf Course

Conway Observatory and CAS web link

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The Lake County Parks Department is committed to providing quality parks and open spaces along with many recreational, cultural, and educational opportunities for the use an enjoyment of all Lake County residents and visitors.



Lake County Parks

2018 shelter reservations will open on January 2nd at 8:30 am. Visit the main business office at 8411 E. Lincoln Hwy Crown Point, IN or call 219.7697275 to set up your reservation.
Happening at the Lake County Parks!

Maple Syrup Time
Saturday & Sunday, March 10 & 11 and 17 and 18

It's Maple Syrup Time at Deep River County Park! Come out and see how the trees are tapped and how the collected sap is boiled into REAL maple syrup! Visit with Voyageurs and see syrup made over an open fire, or head indoors for crafts, movies, and shopping at the Deep River Visitor Center. Learn more about all these weekends have to offer here.


Riding the Rails of History: The Story of the South Shore Line

Sunday, February 25th at 1 pm –Film
Register by February 23rd by calling 219-844-3188

A documentary film about America’s last interurban, The South Shore Line, tells the history and significance of the Northern Indiana’s only commuter rail line. Producer Paul Nelson will be here to tell about his work and to answer questions about the South Shore Line. Copies of the documentary will be available for purchase. Call to reserve your place.

Ice Skating

Skating at Deep River Water Park will be going on November 24th though February 25th! Click the skating image on the left to see Deep Rivers hours and prices.


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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, and events including their current partnership with Whole Foods Market

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Did You know that in 2018 the Lake County Parks will celebrate 50 years?

Stay tuned to learn what exciting new things will come in the next 50 years!

Exploring Nature

Leave No Child Inside

Leave No Child InsideParticipation in outdoor activities in natural settings increases self-esteem, decreases Attention-Deficit Disorder symptoms, and contributes to early learning, emotional and physical development of children. Click 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