Boating (motors are not allowed) is only permitted in Mitchell Lakes, Evergreen Lakes and Heritage Lakes. State boating regulations apply. Illinois State requires non-motorized boating license from Illinois Department of Natural Resources.
Catch and release fishing is encouraged in all park district waterways. State fishing regulations and licensing apply. Ice fishing is strictly prohibited. Illinois State requires fishing license from Illinois Department of Natural Resources.
Ice skating is not permitted on Park District ponds or streams.
Sled hills in Armstrong and Weeks Park West are open for public use during winter months.