Located along the Fox River in Lake County, the village of Fox River Grove offers some pawesome outdoor recreational opportunities for dogs and their owners. There are 11 parks and natural areas here for you to explore. When you're seeking professional services for your pooch, you can contact one of the two veterinary clinics in town.
Go walking with your furry friend in the Brunner Family Forest Preserve. This 723-acre natural area has almost five miles of trails for you and Fido to explore. Hike through forest, wetlands, and prairie here. Dogs can join you here if they're on a leash that's no longer than ten feet. Bring water and waste bags with you.
Another natural area with hiking trails is the Fox River Shores Forest Preserve, located just over eight miles southwest of town. Walk along the river and through the woods with your four-footed friend here. Make sure you keep your pal on a leash and under control when you visit this area.
About three miles northeast of town, you'll find the Grassy Lake Forest Preserve. Enjoy scenic views of the river as you hike along the grass and gravel trails in this 689-acre natural area. Dogs need to be kept on a leash that's no longer than ten feet when you come here.
Fox River Grove is a pawtastic place where dog lovers will have their pick of pet-friendly parks and facilities.