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This beautiful 41-acre park hosts fall and spring soccer leagues on 7 soccer fields and also features a baseball field, a sand volleyball court, a playground, a 1.5-mile asphalt trail, and a catch-and-release pond. Parking is available. One pavilion is available for rent for a maximum capacity of 40 people.



In 2002, the West Chicago Park District acquired Cornerstone Lakes Park. The ecosystem is full of native plant life such as milkweed. Wildlife includes cranes, egrets, cormorants, seagulls, geese, rat snakes, soft-shell turtles, and owls. The pond has bass, carp, bluegill, catfish, and northern pike. Beavers are also occasionally seen along the stream.


The West Chicago Park District has several Picnic Pavilions available for rent May 1 through August 31. Reservations can be made through our office which is located at 201 W National Street in West Chicago, IL or online. We do not reserve without payment.​


Rental rates are per day, per pavilion and are non-refundable/non-transferable.

$60R/$72NR (9:00am to Dusk)


If you are in need of additional information please call Taylor Hutton at (630) 231-9474 or email at


Daily: dawn to dusk

General Park Rules


The Cornerstone Pavilion features a covered pavilion and four picnic tables. Capacity is 40.

Cornerstone Lakes

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National Demonstration Site

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Join the West Chicago Park District for a Grand Opening Event during warmer weather, with an official ribbon cutting, free sweet treats, and lots of fun!

As a National Demonstration Site (NDS), this new playground utilizes NatureGrounds, Me2, and Play On! best design practices so that everyone, no matter their age or ability, can have fun!

Learn more about what it means to be a National Demonstration Site (NDS) with PlayCore.

Photo Gallery

Preserving Parks

Did you know? The West Chicago Park District is an accredited Level II Aboretum with over 2,300+ trees and 106 different species in managed areas alone. Learn more.


Tree Donation Program: Make a contribution that has lasting power! Take a positive and personal step toward improving the environment by donating a tree to the West Chicago Park District.

Virtual Tree Tour

Report a Concern

Have an emergency? Please call 911.

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