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Trails and Parks

Swing Into Spring at Fox Bend

As we enter the Spring months, thoughts turn to outdoor activities. The warmth in the air creates a longing for the outdoors. That is when you will find many avid golfers honing their skills on the links.  Fox Bend Golf Course is the perfect place to work on your golf swing and enjoy an afternoon… Read More

Restoring Habitats

  We are pleased to be able to participate in the collaborative partnership with the Conservation Foundation for the Fox Valley Monarch Corridor Project. The Conservation Foundation has been awarded a nearly $250,000 grant from the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation to create and improve monarch butterfly habitat along the Fox River. Partnering agencies and private… Read More

Prairieview Playground Finding a New Home

The Oswegoland Park District’s Prairieview Park will be undergoing an update this year. Since 1995, the existing playground has entertained children in the Prairieview neighborhood and the Oswegoland Park District community. Rather than recycling the existing equipment slated for removal, the playground will be finding a new home abroad. The equipment will be donated to… Read More

How Do You Unplug?

According to a 2015 PEW Research Center report, 43% of Americans aged 18-29 use their smart phones for 4 hours per day. With 995 acres of natural areas, 33 playgrounds, 20 miles of biking & hiking trails, ballfields, basketball courts, inline hockey rinks and more, you’ll find endless possibilities at the Oswegoland Park District. So,… Read More

Community Park at Grande Park Roller Hockey Repairs

The roller hockey court at Community Park at Grande Park is finished and open for play! Repairs included new colorcoating and line striping. Roller hockey courts are also available at Old Post Park, 116 Old Post Rd. and Wormley Heritage Park, 331 Century Rd., Oswego.  … Read More

Park it Here

Wonder what's going on at Prairie Point Park? Construction has started on a parking lot expansion. The expansion will provide an additional 138 parking spaces to help accommodate the many programs, events, and public use we have at this very busy park. Construction is expected to be done by mid-August, weather permitting.  Read More

Game, Set, Match

The tennis court reconstruction at Pearce's Ford Park is well underway. The court has been paved, but the asphalt needs to cure for several weeks before it can be colorcoated and striped. The gates will be raised to meet the new surface, and a new handicap accessible walk will be installed. We will keep you posted… Read More

New Look for Lakeview

Lakeview Park is getting a new look this summer. Its playstructure will be geared towards 2-5 year olds with swings, a spinner, and hammock. New benches and a shelter with picnic tables will provide places to relax. See a concept of the Lakeview Plan. The Park District will donate the old playstucture to Kids Around the… Read More

Augusta Lake Renovation

The new playground at Augusta Lake Park is open! Climb the spiral staircase and slide down a slide – there are four to choose from! For more of a challenge, try one of the four climbers to reach the second story deck! Kids can spin on the Stand & Spin, rock on the Dragon Fly seesaw,… Read More