Dam No. 2 Woods

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Location & Things to Do

Dam No. 2 Woods


E Des Plaines River Rd, south of E Euclid Ave/W Lake Ave
Cook County, IL 60056
(near Mount Prospect)

Things to Do & Amenities

  1. Portable bathroom open May 1 to October 31 depending on weather conditions.

Picnic Groves

  • Grove #1
    (with shelter)
    • Capacity: 250 people
Event Permits PageGrove PDF Map of Dam No. 2 Woods


Year-round: Sunrise to Sunset

Closures & Alerts

Canoe Landing

A carry-in canoe landing provides access to the Des Plaines River.