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Lake Katherine Nature Center, Palos Heights

Categories: Gardens, Nature & Parks
Inspirock Rating:
4.8/5 based on 95+ reviews on the web
Lake Katherine provides year-round activities and fun for the whole family. The park offers approximately 6 miles of hiking trails, including a scenic trail around the lake and near a beautiful waterfall. The Nature Center includes educational displays and live animal exhibits. Lake Katherine hosts special events for the public and a variety of educational programs for children all year long. The calendar of events is available at
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  • I come her often, it's great place to stroll around and take in the beauty of nature, no matter the season and as you walk along don't miss the view off the pier where you can see the large fish just ...  read more »
  • Great place to enjoy nature. They allow dogs as long as they are on a leash. Beautiful in fall and summer too. The path one time around equals a mile. Kid friendly too. There are ducks in pond. 
  • This nature center is the greatest area in Chicago's SW Suburbs to come and relax, or even take a walk to enjoy the summer breeze or maybe the fall colors among the gorgeous trees. Small children will...  read more »
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