Beach and Golf Center End of Season Hours of Operation

Tue August 23, 2022

As the 2022 summer season comes to a close, the Crystal Lake Park District announced the hours of operation for Main and West Beach swim area for August in addition to post season hours of operation for Lippold Family Golf Center.

RESIDENT Daily Admission Fees:

Park District Resident: $1

Guest of Park District Resident: $4 per guests

Senior Citizen (age 60+): FREE

Children (age 3 and under): FREE

Parking: FREE

Twilight Rate (begins at 5 pm): FREE


NON-RESIDENT Daily Admission Fees:

Park District Non-Resident (ages 16-59 years): $12

Youth (4-15 years): $9

Senior Citizen (age 60+): $9

Children (age 3 and under): FREE

Parking: FREE

Twilight Rate (begins at 5 pm): Half Price


2022 Post Season Beach Hours of Operation

Main Beach

(weekends only)

Sat, Aug 27-Sun, Aug 28,    10 am-6 pm

Sat, Sep 3-Mon, Sep 5         10 am-6 pm               

West Beach

Closed for the 2022 season


A handicap beach wheelchair is available at both Main and West Beach. Please contact the Beach Office for further information 815-477-5404


Main Beach Boat Rental

Open during hours of operation, weather dependent, 9 am-7 pm

Boat Rentals are available at the Main Beach Boat House. Boat rentals include: paddle boats, canoes, sailboats, rowboats, kayak, dragon boat and stand up paddle board. To reserve a boat rental online, go to, click on ‘Places to Go’ and then ‘Rentals & Reservations’ and then the ‘Boat Rentals’ tab.


All renters must sign a Boat Rental Waiver. 12-15 year olds may use boats with a signature of a parent/guardian who is present on the beach. 16-17 year olds may use boats with a signature of a parent/guardian.


For more information about Crystal Lake Park District Beach Operations, contact Heidi Stolt at (815) 459-0680, ext. 1213,


2022 Post Season Hours of Operation

Lippold Family Golf Center


Location: 1251 W. Route 176, one mile west of Route 14, Crystal Lake


Phone: 815.477.5401


FALL: AUGUST 15-SEPT 25, 2022

FRI: 3:30 PM-8 PM

SAT & SUN: 9 AM-8 PM


Please note: the miniature golf courses will be closed for private rentals on the following dates/times: Wed, 9/7 5-7 pm, Sun, 9/25 3-5 pm


Operated by the Crystal Lake Park District, Lippold Family Golf Center includes 40 lighted tee areas, a 60,000 square foot putting green, sand traps, a pitching green, a fairway practice bunker, two 18-hole miniature golf courses, expansive deck, party room and concessions. Golfers of all ages and abilities consider it the perfect location to improve all aspects of their game, including a dedicated short game area. A restored wetland and wildlife area with walking and biking trails uniquely surrounds the facility.



  • The driving range is built on soft peat and may not be operational after heavy rains. We recommend that you call (815) 410-4475, our Rainoutline, prior to your visit to confirm if the driving range is open.
  • Facility is open hours listed above, weather permitting
  • Mini-Golf groups will not be allowed to start 45 minutes before close
  • Driving Range attendees will not be allowed to start 30 minutes before close