Popular Schaumburg picnic areas

Popular Picnic Areas

Picnic areas are available to rent. Rental information and applications are available online.

For park locations, visit the Parks and Facilities Directory.

 

Gray Farm Park: Shelter (capacity 50), playgrounds*, pond, path, ballfield and nature area.  *Playground is located by the school and not close to the shelter area. There is also a small playground* at Cloverdale Ct. No restrooms. Parking is limited. More... 

 
Timbercrest Park:  Shelter (capacity 50), playground, path, 3 lighted tennis courts and 1 pickleball court, basketball, 2 ballfields, in-line skating/ice rink. Portable toilets next to the ballfields may be available during the athletic season. Parking is available adjacent to Dirksen School.
 
Linden Park: Shelter (capacity 50), playground, path, basketball, ballfield and sand volleyball court.  No restrooms. Street parking only.
 
Russ Parker Park: Shelter (capacity 50), playground, path, 2 tennis courts/1 pickleball court, ballfield, sand volleyball court. No restrooms. Street parking only.
 

Bock Park: Shelter (capacity 75), playground, 2 tennis courts, basketball, 2 ballfields, outdoor pool. Indoor restrooms are available, when the pool is open (Memorial Day thru Labor Day). For information about large groups pool use, call the center manager at 847/985-2141. Parking is available.  

 

Volkening Lake: Shelter (capacity 75), path, lake, paddleboats/canoes and picturesque garden areas which are popular for wedding photos. Portable toilets on-site during summer season. Parking is limited. More...  
Campanelli Park: Shelter (capacity 50), playground, grill, path, pond, 5 ballfields. The playground is not close to the shelter. No restrooms. Parking is limited.
 
Meineke Park: Shelter (capacity 50), playground, pond, path, ballfield, basketball, 2 lighted tennis/pickleball courts, outdoor pool. For information about large groups pool use, call the center manager at 847/985-2144. Parking and indoor restrooms are available.
 
Spring Valley (Cabin): Shelter (capacity 50), adjacent fire pit, 3+ miles of nature trails, 1880’s living history farm, nature center, log cabin (note: renters may also rent the log cabin, which has restroom, for an additional fee). Parking near log cabin is limited to six vehicles; additional parking at the Nature Center. Contact Spring Valley at 847/985-2100 for additional information. Special rates apply at Spring Valley. 
 

Spring Valley (Heritage Farm) :
Shelter (capacity 65); 3+ miles of nature trails, 1880’s living history farm, nature center, nearby log cabin, restroom in Farm Visitor Center. Parking at Heritage Farm limited but additional parking at the Nature Center. Contact Spring Valley at 847/985-2100 for additional information. Special rates apply at Spring Valley.
 

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