600 N. Martingale
Schaumburg, IL 60173
Phone: (847) 517-7737
Fax: (847) 995-0400
Designed to meet your sports, tennis, fitness, racquetball and squash needs, the Schaumburg Tennis Plus Sports & Fitness Club, operated by the Schaumburg Park District, features cardiovascular equipment, circuit-training weight equipment, free-weight area, racquetball courts, squash courts, basketball court, multi-sport court for volleyball and badminton, two saunas, two whirlpools, a coed whirlpool, and a four-lane lap pool. Aerobics, fitness kickboxing, personal training, a nursery, racquet stringing, and towel service are offered. The Sports Grill Restaurant is on-site.
Ned Brown Forest Preserve is a must visit for some family-friendly recreation. It is spread over 3700 acres (1500 hectares) and is one of the best-used natural preserves in the state of Illinois. Located within is the National Natural Landmark, Busse Woods. Named after the former mayor of Chicago, Fred A. Busse, it offers visitors with an array of leisure activities. Discover its flora and fauna, go fishing or elk spotting, enjoy a lakeside picnic or don't miss out on a bicycle ride along the 10.8-mile (17-kilometer) Busse Woods Trail.
There are 27 total holes of golf at this municipal golf facility, which features an 18 hole regulation length course, as well as a 9-hole "Players" course. It has bent grass fairways, double row irrigation, USGA tees and greens, practice greens, a driving range and a teaching area. The generous fairways are wide enough for the high handicap player to keep the ball in play, yet challenging for lower handicap players with its grading differentials, proper bunker placement, gently rolling hills and water hazards. A prairie-style clubhouse with a complete array of amenities, including a full-service pro shop, banquet halls, meeting rooms, restaurant, and women's locker rooms is on-site.
You can find a gymnasium, indoor running track, and exercise equipment at this recreation center operated by the Schaumburg Park District. There is also a swimming pool and Water Park Playground, featuring interactive water play toys and a waterslide for children under six. Personal training, a nursery, and group fitness classes are offered.
Watch knights on horseback re-enact an 11th century tournament complete with jousting matches and sword fights while feasting on a four-course banquet at the castle of King Alfonso the Magnificent. Admission includes a two-hour show, dinner (which you eat with your hands) and beverages. A cash bar is open throughout the show. There is free parking. Call ahead for timings.
Operated as part of the Schaumburg Park District, this family indoor aquatic park offers fun for the whole family, year round. It offers three water slides, rapid water channel, water playground, diving pool, lap pool, gradual beachlike entry pool, and whirlpool. There is a family changing room and a nursery. Swim lessons and aquatic aerobics classes are offered.
This recreation center operated by the Schaumburg Park District offers a full range of exercise equipment, a gymnasium, indoor track, three racquetball courts, two saunas, a whirlpool, and free-weights. Midwest physical therapy, group fitness classes, massage, and personal training are available.
Walnut Greens, operated by Schaumburg Park District, is a challenging nine-hole, par-3 public golf course. It has a unique Killian and Nugent design, making it a perfect setting for players of all ability, including beginners and teens. It is also a great practice course for golfers of all skill levels. Each season Walnut Greens offers a variety of leagues and lessons.
This outdoor tropical themed water park with water slides, a unique circular drop slide, children
The Sport Center is an all-indoor athletic facility operated by the Schaumburg Park District. Opened in 2005, this 100,000 sq .ft. building includes four basketball courts, six volleyball courts, two soccer fields (convertible to one softball/ baseball field), a gymnastic center, and two batting tunnels. A gymnastics program featuring recreational classes, private training and gymnastics teams is offered as well as youth camps, leagues and adult basketball, volleyball, soccer and softball leagues. A concession stand is on-site.
Built in the 1920s by worshipers of the Medina Temple in Chicago, this golf club is located only 24 miles from Chicago. It hosts one of the most important international golf events, the PGA Tournament, on its Course Three, with a 7,508 yard area. It boasts of two other golf courses and a picturesque club house, situated on 450 acres of lush green land. For details on upcoming events and other information, check the website.
Not just for golf enthusiasts, this scenic getaway is ideal for a fun trip with the family or a group of friends. This miniature golf course comes complete with a man-made waterfall and lush green carpets of grass. Those who wish to celebrate their birthdays here can do so with help from the friendly staff.