Discover the beauty of Lake Forest, IL's many forest preserves, golf courses, and shops as well as the local beach along Lake Michigan. Those in town for business will appreciate the close proximity to corporate headquarters and offices in Conway Business Park including Halas Hall, home to The Chicago Bears.
LAKE FOREST BOOK STORE
Founded in 1949 and now located in the historic James Anderson building, the Lake Forest Book Store has become a staple of the community offering not only a wide selection of literature, but unique crafts and gifts as well as a robust children's section. The store is run by well-read locals who are always on hand to help curate your purchase.
MELLODY FARM NATURE PRESERVE
Mellody Farm Nature Preserve is 50 acres of conserved land as part of the Lake Forest Open Lands with hiking trails, ponds, wetlands, and a historic estate entry gate dating back to 1909. The gatehouse was renovated in 1999 and renamed the Lockhart Family Nature Center.
Enjoy of the beauty of historic Market Square in downtown Lake Forest with cobblestone streets, original archways, limestone towers, and a green square with a fountain while shopping at local small businesses and popular retailers.