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Moraine Park

2501 Sheridan Rd, Highland Park, IL 60035-1913
+1 847-579-3130
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Highland Park's dog-friendly beach

Run across the wide lawn, check out the beautiful sculptures, and you can see why this site was the... read more

Reviewed 6 April 2017
Fran S
Beauty in Highland park

this area is so beautiful. You go down a path to the beach. Before entering the path there are some... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2016
Highland Park, Illinois
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5 Apr 2017
“Highland Park's dog-friendly beach”
23 Aug 2016
“Beauty in Highland park”
2501 Sheridan Rd, Highland Park, IL 60035-1913
+1 847-579-3130
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Reviewed 6 April 2017

Run across the wide lawn, check out the beautiful sculptures, and you can see why this site was the elegant old Hotel Moraine back when Highland Park was a weekend destination for Chicago residents. The hotel is gone, but the gorgeous stone stairs that wind...More

Thank Fran S
Reviewed 23 August 2016

this area is so beautiful. You go down a path to the beach. Before entering the path there are some wonderful sculptures. Love it.

Thank Stanf55
Reviewed 13 April 2016

Down the slope and through the woods to the dog beach we go. At first glance the park looks disappointing but take the steps down the bluff to the dog friendly beach on one side and no dogs on the other.

1  Thank EleneMonkey H
Reviewed 1 July 2015

Yes, this reflects the stairs as they were; as they are For me, it brings back childhood memories, and it is a beautiful path down to the beach at Lake Michigan

Thank Janet S
Reviewed 19 June 2015 via mobile

This is a small park that we visited on our way to pumpkin festival in highwood. We saw some of the best foliage in this park. It's very small park n there's not much of parking available. We parked on street. At the end of...More

Thank suMountainLover
Reviewed 20 May 2015

I have brought out of towners for this pleasant walk. It is always a great place to have a scenic relaxing walk.

Thank Joe R
Reviewed 28 March 2015 via mobile

Since it is "off grid" and not officially listed I had to review this under Moraine Park based on its proximity. However, The Coach House (aka The Coachie) is an amazing experience. Rustic interior, cathedral like ceiling, amazing fireplace and comfortable couches to kick back...More

4  Thank Darren S
Reviewed 25 November 2013

this park a has been brought up to date and they have added art works form this area as well as a nice dog beach below

Thank Donald S
Reviewed 25 January 2013

Any season this park is great. No playground equipt meant means few kids except for those walking their dogs or just walking the trail. The walk is steep and at times slippery but the trail leads you thru the ravine and down to the beach....More

2  Thank Debbie C
Reviewed 6 January 2013

After you descend the VERY steep stairs, you will see the fenced-in dog park straight ahead. (If you continue to your right, there is another section of the beach that is dog-free.) The restrooms are on the upper level, near the parking lot. You must...More

3  Thank illinois travelere
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