Timber Trails Park 5905 Parkview Dr, Western Springs, IL60558 Nestled among the grand homes of the brand-new Timber Trails Neighborhood, this 5.1-acre park is Western Springs'…More newest, and features a state-of-the-art jungle gym, a Little League baseball diamond, an athletic field and a pavilion with water fountains and flush toilets. Bring checkers or chess pieces for an outdoor mind duel on one of the picnic tables!
Spring Rock Park 4400 Central Ave, Western Springs, IL60558 At 42 acres, there's not much that Spring Rock doesn't have. Five baseball diamonds, two with complete fences,…More scorecards, benches, stands and practice mounds dominate the center of the park; to the south and northwest, large meadows provide fields for football, soccer and lacrosse. Other amenities include seven tennis courts, two sand volleyball courts, two basketball courts, two horseshoe pits and even an inline hockey rink. Night lighting is provided for the two central baseball fields, the southwest football field and the tennis courts. The northeast side of the park is wooded, with dozens of picnic areas and grills (fires are allowed in the grills, prohibited elsewhere) and a few playgrounds. Multiple shelters/pavilions are provided, as well as storage areas for sports equipment. During major sports activities, food is available. All these lie in the shadow of Western Springs' skyscraping water tower in a park that remains an absolute staple of the community.
Springdale Park 5200 Caroline Ave, Western Springs, IL60558 This local park offers a wealth of features that are sure to please all visitors, whether they want to enjoy some…More athletic activities or just relax. The seven-acre park in the Springdale neighborhood features two baseball diamonds, two tennis courts, a soccer field, a playground and a picnic pavilion, which has flush toilet facilities. A wooded grove in the southeast area of the park is a peaceful spot for reading, meditation or small family outings.
Ridgewood Park 5530 Grand Ave, Western Springs, IL60558 Recently renovated in 2007 by the Ridgewood community and the Park District, the 4.0 acres of gorgeous Ridgewood Park…More are open for games, sports and just plain fun. Check out the 3/4 length basketball court (5-on-5-compatible,) the spindly steel play-bars, and a small athletic field and baseball diamond (also perfect for snow-play in the winter). There's a shelter with picnic tables, an outhouse, a pedestrian path around the perimeter and two benches for relaxing or watching sports on the field. Access is only possible via Grand Avenue or a path from Park Place, which keeps the park quiet and community-focused, but does make parking a bit tricky. A great biking destination.