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    About Lake Renwick
    In the Suburbs of Chicago, Illinois

    Lake Renwick is a 200-acre lake protected area within the Lake Renwick Preserve. In Will County in the state of Illinois, this preserve has a total of 839 acres. Residents have the perfect view across the lake and preserve, full of local plants and wildlife.

    If you want to take a break from nature, residents are less than an hour’s drive from the busy city of Chicago, which sits on Lake Michigan.

    Lake Renwick Preserve

    What makes living here genuinely unique is the beautiful nature preserve right in your backyard.

    This wetland habitat is home to a variety of bird species, such as the great blue heron and great egret. Structures have been built on islands within the lake to provide nesting opportunities for the birds. The preserve is also home to a variety of plant species, including prairie sundrops and rattlesnake master.

    You can only access the park in three points: Turtle Lake Access, Copley Nature Park, and Heron Rookery Nature Preserve, this helps keep traffic from important protected areas.

    At these points, there are many amenities available, including paved trails, bikeways, in-line skating, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, fishing, geocaching, and more.

    Spend a Day on Lake Michigan

    One of the most significant attractions nearby Lake Renwick is the second-largest Great Lake, Lake Michigan. This Great Lake has a surface area of 22,404 square miles, with 1,576 square miles being in Illinois. Boating, Fishing, swimming, sailing, and more can all be experienced on Lake Michigan.

    Large cities, such as Chicago and Waukegan, border this large lake and have hundreds of attractions, shops, restaurants, and fun experiences.

    Take a guided boat cruise on the Spirit of Chicago or sail the day away in a giant sailboat. You will feel like one of the early sailors going on a new adventure.

    The Best Place to Experience Lake Life

    Whether you are looking to buy a family home, a full-time retirement residence, or a vacation rental, Lake Renwick is an excellent choice.