I live fairly close to this forest preserve and it's one of the nicest in the area. I bike there usually weekdays. Weekends the trails can be VERY busy if the weather is nice and it's a little more difficult to navigate. If you are just out for a leisurely time then it's fine, if you're trying to get some... 更多
With the new bridge on the west side, you no longer have to worry about dodging cars to make a lap. Much on the trail is covered from the trees, and there is an area with Elk that you ride next to.
The woods include trails, walking and cycling paths, as well as more than a few small lakes and ponds. But, if you have kids, especially small ones, there is nothing like coming here with them and showing them the herd of elk, that are located on the southwest corner of Higgins and Arlington Heights Rd. Though a fence does separate... 更多
A wooded area with large lakes, paved trails, and foot paths through the woods. Fishing and picnicking area in every section. Easily accessible by highway. Shopping, eating, and sports facilities near by.