Hours of Operation

10 am-7 pm

Memorial Day-Labor Day


Located at Veteran Acres Park, corner of Walkup Road and Route 176

Crystal Castle

850 Willow Tree, Crystal Lake


  • Parents/guardians must supervise their children at all times.
  • No rough play or foul language allowed.
  • No pets, skateboards, bicycles, scooters or roller blades allowed. Wheelchairs, clean strollers and other mobility devices are allowed.
  • No alcohol or tobacco permitted.
  • Glass containers prohibited.
  • Aqua shoes and swimwear recommended.
  • Children who are not toilet-trained must wear a swim diaper made of rubber or plastic with elastic at the waist and thighs. Disposable swim diapers alone are not sufficient.
  • Water is not suitable for drinking.
  • No soaps, shampoos, lotions or body washes of any kind allowed.
  • Climbing on water columns not allowed.


  • Take cover when thunder is heard or lightning is seen for at least 30 minutes after the last lightning or thunder is detected.
  • In an emergency, call 911. To report damage, call 815.459.0680.
  • The Crystal Lake Park District reserves the authority to implement and enforce rules that are more stringent or to supplement those listed here without notice.