Parks and Facilities

At Gurnee Park District, we are grateful to be able to offer our residents many parks and facilities throughout our community.

  • FitNation - 1655 Nations Drive
  • Hunt Club Park Aquatic Center - 900 North Hunt Club Road
  • Hunt Club Park Community Center - 920 North Hunt Club Road
  • Viking Park Community Center - 4374 Old Grand Avenue
  • Betty Russell Community Park – 5300 Pinewood Road
  • Cedar Park - Cedar Avenue
  • Chittenden Park – Grandville Avenue and Estes Street
  • Christine Thompson Park – Woodlawn and Belle Plaine Avenue
  • Churchill Hunt Park – 6000 Westminster Lane
  • Concord Oaks Park – Woodbury Circle
  • Country Trails Parkway - Sunnyside Road
  • Esper Petersen Park - Grand Avenue and Kilbourne Avenue
  • HeatherRidge Woods - Route 21 and HeatherRidge Entrance
  • Hunt Club Park – 900 North Hunt Club Road
  • Kings Park – Providence Road
  • O’Plaine Community Park – O’Plaine Road and Russell Avenue
  • Pembrook Woods - Oakview Lane and Parkside Court
  • Prairie Oaks Park - Shagbark Court and Deer Run
  • Providence Park - Longmeadow and Waterbury Avenue
  • Ravinia Park – Ravinia Drive
  • Shaw Park – Belle Plaine Avenue and Lee Avenue
  • Southridge Park – Southridge Drive
  • Spaulding School/Park – 3638 Florida Avenue
  • Timberwoods Park – Old Walnut and Cascade Way
  • University Park – University Avenue and Estes Street
  • Viking Park – 4374 Old Grand Avenue
  • Viking Park West - Kilbourne Road
  • Village Park/Nature Preserve – Continental Village
  • Vineyard Park – Vineyard Drive
  • Westgate Park – Lawson Boulevard and Hancock
  • Betty Russell Community Park – 5300 Pinewood Road
  • Chittenden Park – Grandville Avenue and Estes Street
  • Christine Thompson Park – Woodlawn and Belle Plaine Avenue
  • Churchill Hunt Park – 6000 Westminster Lane
  • Concord Oaks Park – Woodbury Circle
  • Hunt Club Park – 900 North Hunt Club Road
  • Kings Park – Providence Road
  • O’Plaine Community Park – O’Plaine Road and Russell Avenue
  • Ravinia Park – Ravinia Drive
  • Shaw Park – Belle Plaine Avenue and Lee Avenue
  • Southridge Park – Southridge Drive
  • Spaulding School/Park – 3638 Florida Avenue
  • Timberwoods Park – Old Walnut and Cascade Way
  • University Park – University Avenue and Estes Street
  • Viking Park – 4374 Old Grand Avenue
  • Village Park/Nature Preserve – Continental Village
  • Vineyard Park – Vineyard Drive
  • Westgate Park – Lawson Boulevard and Hancock
  • Betty Russell Community Park - 5300 Pinewood Road
    • Baseball
    • Basketball
    • Pickleball
    • Soccer
    • Tennis
    • Volleyball
  • Cedar Park – Cedar Avenue
    • Basketball
  • Chittenden Park – Grandville Avenue and Estes Street
    • Basketball
  • Christine Thompson Park – Woodlawn and Belle Plaine Avenue
    • Baseball
    • Basketball
    • Soccer
    • Tennis
    • Pickleball
  • Churchill Hunt Park – 6000 Westminster Lane
    • Basketball
  • Concord Oaks Park – Woodbury Circle
    • Basketball
  • Kings Park – Providence Road
    • Baseball
  • O’Plaine Community Park – O’Plaine Road and Russell Avenue
    • Baseball
    • Basketball
    • Soccer
  • Ravinia Park – Ravinia Drive
    • Baseball
    • Basketball
    • Soccer
    • Volleyball
  • Shaw Park – Belle Plaine Avenue and Lee Avenue
    • Baseball
  • Southridge Park – Southridge Drive
    • Baseball
    • Basketball
  • South Park – South Drive and Fuller Road
    • Basketball
  • Timberwoods Park – Old Walnut and Cascade Way
    • Baseball
    • Basketball
    • Soccer
  • University Park – University Avenue and Estes Street
    • Basketball
  • Vineyard Park – Vineyard Drive
    • Baseball
    • Basketball
    • Soccer
  • Westgate Park – Lawson Boulevard and Hancock
    • Basketball
    • Soccer
  • Churchill Hunt Park – 6000 Westminster Lane
  • Country Trails Parkway – Sunnyside Road
  • Esper Petersen Park – Grand Avenue and Kilbourne Avenue
  • HeatherRidge Woods – Route 21 and HeatherRidge Entrance
  • Pembrook Woods – Oakview Lane and Parkside Court
  • Prairie Oaks Park – Shagbark Court and Deer Run
  • Providence Park – Longmeadow and Waterbury Avenue
  • Ravinia Park – Ravinia Drive
  • Shaw Park – Belle Plaine Avenue and Lee Avenue
  • Southridge Park – Southridge Drive
  • University Park – University Avenue and Estes Street
  • Viking Park West – Kilbourne Road
  • Village Park/Nature Preserve – Continental Village

Rentals

Rent a meeting room, the Hunt Club Park Aquatic Center, FitNation’s Indoor Pool, picnic shelters, or athletic fields. 

View complete list and rental policies here

Tree Dedications

Plant a tree in honor of and in memory of special individuals, couples and groups. A tree is a wonderful way to remember someone you love or give as a birthday, anniversary or graduation gift. Call the Director of Parks and Planning with any additional questions about dedications or the selection process at  847-599-3770.

  • Trees can be planted at any Gurnee Park District park location
  • Orders must be placed each year by August 1
  • Tree types:
    • Shade - Hybrid Elm, Hackberry, Honeylocust, Ginkgo, Kentucky Coffeetree, Linden, Maple, Oak
    • Ornamental - Serviceberry (Single or Multi Stem), Japanese Tree Lilac, River Birch, Flowering Pear
    • Evergreen - Eastern White Pine, Norway Spruce, Douglas Fir, Dawn Redwood (deciduous)

View full park directory

Download Tree Dedication Form

  • In Ground Plaques – included with the $250 tree cost
  • Walnut Grain Plaque $45 – 5 x 7 inches for your home as a remembrance of the occasion
  • August 1 – all applications must be submitted to be a part of the annual dedication by this date
  • September – dedications are typically held late September each year. Donors will receive a formal invitation to attend
  • Credit card only – Fax application to 847-623-8121
  • Credit card, cash or check
    • Mail applications can be sent to Viking Park Community Center (4374 Old Grand Avenue | Gurnee, IL) or Hunt Club Park Community Center (920 N. Hunt Club Road | Gurnee, IL). Once orders are processed, a confirmation letter will be sent.
    • In person applications are accepted at Viking Park Community Center (4374 Old Grand Avenue | Gurnee, IL) or Hunt Club Park Community Center (920 N. Hunt Club Road | Gurnee, IL).

Park Ordinances and Regulations

In order to provide safe, accessible, and entertaining parks for all, please abide by the park rules found on our ordinances and regulations page.

Please note violation of these rules may result in a fine of up to $1,000. We ask for your assistance by reporting vandalism or unsafe conditions to the Gurnee Police, 911 or the Park District Office at 847-623-7788. Thank you.

A complete list of park rules can be found in the Gurnee Park District Ordinance Code.