News & Upcoming Events

Cook County Vaccine Mandate- Updated January 11, 2022

Dear Friend Over the past week, the Cook County Department of Public Health updated Mitigation Order 2021-11. This update now requires guests 19 years of age and older participating in health and fitness classes, adult sports, and events where food is being served, to show proof of full vaccination against COVID-19. All youth programs will… [...] Read More

Cook County Vaccine Mandate Information- Dec 30, 2021

Dear Friends, The United States, Illinois and Cook County are in the early stages of a large surge of COVID cases due to the Omicron variant. On December 23, Cook County Department of Public Health issued Mitigation Order 2021-11 to protect the health of the public in suburban Cook County. This order impacts participation at… [...] Read More

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

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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

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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

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