The Wildwood Park District is responsible for eleven beautiful parks, including four swimming beaches, seven playgrounds, two boat ramps, nine fishing locations, three picnic pavilions, two ponds, and much more! The Park District also manages 13-acre Valley Lake and sections of 143-acre Gages Lake, in conjunction with the Gages Lake Conservation Committee and Illinois Depart of Natural Resources.
Boat Ramp Rules
The Wildwood Park District makes available a parks ordinance booklet which lists standards of conduct and behavior in the parks.
The Wildwood Park District appreciates your help in reporting any problems you may find in our parks. If while enjoying the parks you encounter a safety issue or something that requires attention, please contact the Wildwood Park District office at your earliest convenience, or fill out a maintenance request below.
If you see any illegal or suspicious activity occurring in one of the parks, please first contact the Lake County Sheriff’s office non-emergency number at 847-549-5200 or 911 immediately to report the occurrence. Park District Park Safety should also be contacted secondarily at 847.309.1478 (call or text) or email@example.com. This will help us better control vandalism at the parks. Park Safety staff are in season between May-mid September.