Outdoor Recreation

HELPFUL OUTDOOR RECREATION LINKS:
Cary Park District
McHenry County Conservation District

BICYCLING
Bicycling
Bicycle and Pedestrian Mobility Map

CANOE & KAYAK ACCESS
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Lake Atwood at the Hollows Conservation Area - 3804 Route 14, Cary

CROSS COUNTRY SKIING
Cross Country Skiing
Hickory Grove Highlands - 500 Hickory Nut Grove Road, Cary
The Hollows Conservation Area - 3804 Route 14, Cary
Silver Creek Conservation Area - 1200 Block of S. Rawson Bridge Road, Cary

DOG PARK
Dog Park
Dog Park at Hoffman Park - Hoffman Park at W. Main Street, Cary

FISHING
Fishing
Cary Veterans Park - Route 14 at Crystal Street, Cary
Greenfields Park - W. Main Street at Boxwood Lane, Cary
Hoffman Park - East of Route 31 and North of Fox Trails Subdivision, Cary
Jaycee Park - Silver Lake Road at Cary Algonquin Road, Cary
Fel Pro RRR - 1520 Crystal Lake Road, Cary
Fox Bluff Conservation Area - Algonquin Road & Cold Springs Road, Cary
Fox River / Hickory Grove Riverfront - 500 Hickory Nut Grove Road, Cary
The Hollows Conservation Area - 3804 Route 14, Cary
  • Lake Atwood
  • West Lake
Lake Julian Trout Farm - 65 S. Highway 14, Cary 
Lyons Prairie & Marsh Complex - 7500 Hickory Nut Grove Road, Cary
Silver Creek Conservation Area - 1009 S. Rawson Bridge Road, Cary


GEOCACHING
Geocaching
Fel Pro RRR - 1520 Crystal Lake Road, Cary
Fox Bluff Conservation Area - Algonquin Road & Cold Springs Road, Cary
The Hollows Conservation Area - 3804 Route 14, Cary

GOLF
Golf
Chalet Hills Golf Club - 943 Rawson Bridge Road, Cary
Cary Country Club - 2400 Grove Lane, Cary
Foxford Hills Golf Club - 6800 S. Rawson Bridge Road, Cary

HIKING & TRAILS
Hiking
Hoffman Park - East of Route 31 and North of Fox Trails Subdivision
Fel Pro RRR - 1520 Crystal Lake Road, Cary
Fox Bluff Conservation Area - Algonquin Road & Cold Springs Road, Cary
Hickory Grove Highlands - 500 Hickory Nut Grove Road, Cary
The Hollows Conservation Area - 3804 Route 14, Cary
Lyons Prairie & Marsh Complex - 7500 Hickory Nut Grove Road, Cary
Silver Creek Conservation Area - 1200 Block of S. Rawson Bridge Road, Cary

PARKS & PLAYGROUNDS
Parks
The Village of Cary is home to over 40 parks and playgrounds operated by the Cary Park District and McHenry County Conservation District:
Parks & Open Space Map
Cary Park District
McHenry County Conservation District

SKATE PARK
SKATE PARK
Skate Park @ Lions Park - Silver Lake Road, North of Three Oaks Road, Cary

SPORTS FIELDS
Sports Fields
Candlewood Park - Baseball - Pin Oak Circle at Prairie Hill Middle School Walk, Cary
Cary-Grove Park - Soccer, Football - Three Oaks Road at First Street, Cary
Cary Veterans Park - Tennis - Route 14 at Crystal Street, Cary
Kaper Park - Soccer - Georgetown at Cimarron Drive, Cary
Lions Park - Baseball, Basketball, Football, Sand Volleyball - Silver Lake Road, North of Three Oaks Road, Cary

SWIMMING
Swimming
Cary Park District Community Pool - 255 Briargate Road, Cary