Acres of Public Green Space in La Grange!

La Grange boasts more than 74 acres of park space and recreation centers. With 12 parks, including playing fields, basketball and tennis courts, playgrounds, tot lots, walking tracks and lush green spaces, you can find a park typically within just a short distance of your home. Whether you are moving to La Grange from Chicago or from another suburb, you and your family will enjoy the variety of parks – from small to large – all over town.

These parks are in addition to the walking and biking trails, picnic areas, park space, ponds, lakes and rivers of the Cook County Forest Preserve that surround La Grange and La Grange Park, including Bemis Woods and the Salt Creek Trail System. For a detailed map of bike trails visit https://fpdcc.com/places/pdf-maps/

Below is a complete list of La Grange parks with highlights of amenities:

Deming Park (4903 S Willow Springs Rd)

  • 10 Acres
  • Activity Building
  • Playground
  • Picnic Shelter
  • Walking/Jogging Path
  • 1 Soccer Field
  • Parking Lot
  • Basketball Court
  • Community Garden

Stone Park (10 N Stone Ave)

  • .5 Acres
  • Playground
  • Half-Court Basketball Courts

Rotary Centennial Park

  • .3 Acres
  • Playground
  • Picnic Shelter

Community Center & Park

  • 1 Acre
  • Activity Building
  • Playground
  • 2 Basketball Courts*

*Field and/or courts are lighted

Tilden Park (Ogden & Tilden Ave)

  • 17 Acres
  • Picnic Shelter
  • Playground
  • 2 Softball Fields*
  • 1 T-Ball Field
  • 3 Handball Courts*
  • 2 Soccer Fields
  • Splash Pad
  • Walking/Jogging Path
  • Fitness Stations
  • Butterfly Garden
  • Skate Spot
  • Parking Lot

*Field and/or courts are lighted

Sedgewick Park (49th & 10th Ave} *

  • 25 Acres
  • Activity Building
  • Playground
  • 2 Basketball Courts
  • 4 Baseball Fields
  • 4 Tennis Courts*
  • Walking/Jogging Path
  • 2 Sand/Volleyball Courts*
  • 3 Soccer Fields
  • Parking Lot

*Field and/or courts are lighted

Spring Ave Park (Springs Ave and 53rd)

  • .85 Acres
  • Playground
  • Picnic Shelter

Gurrie and Spring Ave Schools (Spring Ave. between 52nd and 53rd)

  • 8 Acres
  • 2 Softball Fields
  • 3 Tennis Courts

Recreation Center (536 East Ave)

  • Fitness Center
  • Indoor Playground
  • Walking Track
  • 3 Full Size Basketball Courts
  • Dance/Aerobic Studio
  • Banquet Room
  • Rental Rooms
  • Chicago White Sox Satellite Training Facility

Elm Park (Elm & Stone Ave)

  • 2 Acres
  • Playground
  • Half-Court Basketball Court

Gilbert Park (Gilbert Ave.) *

  • 6 Acres
  • Preschool Building
  • Playground
  • Half-Court Basketball Court
  • 2 T-Ball Fields
  • 4 Tennis Courts*
  • Walking/Jogging Path

*Field and/or courts are lights

Waiola Park (between Stone and Waiola)

  • 3.5 Acres
  • Playground
  • Basketball Court
  • 1 T-Ball Field
  • Walking/Jogging Path
  • 1 Soccer Field

Additional details are available from the La Grange Park District at https://pdlg.org/parks-and-facilities/locations

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