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    About Hermit Lake
    Close to the Shores of Lake Michigan

    Hermit Lake is conveniently located minutes from the conveniences of Crown Point and only 25 miles south of Lake Michigan. Crown Point is an attractive location for a family, providing restaurants, stores, schools, and Franciscan Health Hospital.

    Chicago is an hour’s drive away, featuring a grand list of attractions, along with facilities like O’Hare International Airport or Chicago Hospital.

    Great Lake Living

    Hermit Lake is a beautiful stretch of water for recreation of all sorts. Boaters have fun exploring the lake’s winding shore in kayaks, canoes, Jon boats, and other watercraft.

    Nature watchers often spot ducks, birds, squirrels, raccoons, whitetail deer, blue herons, and an occasional bald eagle. Fishers have chances to catch largemouth bass, bluegill, white crappie, channel catfish, and striped bass.

    Around the shores, you will find a few different beaches that are great for swimming, launching your kayak or canoe, lounging, and meeting up with friends.

    Access to Cedar Lake or Lake Michigan

    Cedar Lake is west of the lake, offering a greater water stretch for boating, water skiing, tubing, fishing, and more. A public access point on the north end of the lake makes it easy to access the waters.

    Indiana Dunes National Park on Lake Michigan is only 25 miles north of Hermit Lake. The park offers 15 miles of beach and trails and boardwalks for great views of dunes, wildlife, and seasonal flowers.

    Nearby Golfing and Family-Fun

    Visit Oak Knoll Golf Course or Youche Country Club to play a fun round of golf. Deep River Waterpark has water slides, pools, dining options, and games to please the whole family.

    The Perfect Getaway

    If you are looking for a weekend escape or a full-time residence, Hermit Lake is the perfect place. Its recreational opportunities on top of its proximity to Lake Michigan and Chicago make it an excellent location.