Category Archives: Outdoor Activities

Come See Wildlife and Walk the Trails at the Wildlife Discovery Center

HOURS & ADMISSION OUTDOOR TRAILS THE WDC'S OUTDOOR TRAILS ARE OPEN TUES/FRI/SAT/SUN 10-4. IMPORTANT:  As it has taken a while for our animals to re-acclimate to having guests, please keep your voices low, movements slow, and stay on the trail.  All visitors are required to wear a mask/face covering. No exceptions.  Also, visitors must be…

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The Best Local Pumpkin Patches Near Lake Forest

Going to a pumpkin patch to pick the best pumpkin isn't just about finding the perfect Halloween jack-o-lantern. It's a chance to head out with the loved ones in a cherished autumn custom full of exciting activities. Many offer low-cost activities like hayrides, corn mazes and games for the kids. Picking your own pumpkin also…

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The Best Farmers Markets Near Kelmscott Park and Lake Forest

Farmers Markets and summertime go hand in hand, with many markets running through the fall. There’s something wonderful about fresh, local produce and handcrafted goods. Small businesses and farmers showcase their products and services to the community, and it feels good to the consumer to know where their food came from. We wanted to highlight…

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The Lake Forest Beach and Park Is Open Again for 2021

Did you hear!? Kelmscott Park Apartments is just 5 minutes away from one of the most beautiful beaches on the Northshore. With plenty of sand, sun, grass, and shade, this gorgeous Lake Michigan beach is hard to beat. And guess what? It’s open! We are excited to welcome the Kelmscott Park Apartments Community back to…

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