News & Upcoming Events

Updated Mask Guidance – May 20, 2021

Current Mask Policy Set By the State of Illinois As a participant of the Park District, we want to update you how the recent CDC's mask guidance update and Governor Pritzker’s executive order will affect operations. Governor Pritzker recently announced, in conjunction with CDC’s mask guidance, that fully vaccinated people may resume indoor activities without… [...] Read More

CDC Announcement May 13, 2021

On Thursday, May 13th, the CDC announced that fully vaccinated people can resume activities without wearing a mask or physically distancing, “except where required by federal, state, local, tribal, or territorial laws, rules, and regulations, including local business and workplace guidance.” The park district’s COVID-19 protocol is aligned with those of the IDPH (Illinois Department… [...] Read More

Rob Roy Golf Course

We are excited to announce that Rob Roy Golf Course is being managed by the Wheeling Park District starting December 1, 2019. During this transition Rob Roy Golf Course will be closed and unavailable for the season starting December 1 thru December 15, 2019. The Clubhouse and Banquet room will be open to the public… [...] Read More

Message from the Executive Director

Winter will be here before we know it. As a matter of fact, by the time you are reading this, snow could possibly be on the ground and Woodland Trails Sled Hill will be open for business. Recreation opportunities at River Trails Park District change with each season. “Unplug Illinois” is an initiative created by… [...] Read More

Message from the Executive Director

Explore! As you begin the transition back into the school year, don’t let go of the opportunities to continue to visit the River Trails park system. There will be plenty of outdoor and indoor programs in which to participate and ample opportunity to watch the leaves turn majestic colors this fall. Don’t forget to register… [...] Read More

New Online Registration

We have some EXCITING NEWS! Starting with Fall Registration we will have a new registration system. It’s simple, convenient and almost everything we offer will be available online! Today we are asking you to start setting up your new family account information. How to Create a Family Account 1. Go to https://register.capturepoint.com/RiverTrailsParkDistrict 2. From the… [...] Read More

Explore. Dream. Discover this Summer

Explore! If you have not explored your Award Winning Park District, this summer would be a great time to do so. The River Trails Park District was awarded: • Illinois Park and Recreation Association, Best Program for Parkour 2017 • Illinois Park and Recreation Association, Best Overall Event for the Youth 2K Obstacle Course Race… [...] Read More

Message from the Executive Director

Discover What's Possible! Our team is always looking to find something unique to bring to our programs, parks and facilities.  The Trails Challenge 2K Obstacle Course Race and Parkour at the Zone are only the beginning.  We hope to see you on Saturday, October 7th for the 3rd Annual Youth 2K OCR. River Trails Park… [...] Read More

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