Deer Grove Horse Trail

1654 N Quentin Rd.
Palatine, IL 60067
United States

Deer Grove was the first preserve acquired by the Forest Preserves of Cook County. Since 1916, it has grown to 1,800 acres that include  Deer Grove Lake and a vast, looping trail system makes it easy to access the preserve’s diverse habitats.

Open Dates

Year-round, conditions permitting.

Trail closures

All horses must wear a horse tag  affixed to the left-hand side of the bridle or the saddle and be clearly visible when on Forest Preserves trails. Day pass $5.

Distance and Terrain
9.3 miles

Designated horse trailer parking

Additional Info

Annual pass $35 for Cook County residents and $50 for non-residents.

Contact Info