Golf isn’t the only activity that’s near Ivanhoe Estates. Between the Ivanhoe Club, the natural beauty of the county and local parks, there’s plenty to do for the nature lover within just a few miles of the Ivanhoe Estates gate.
Even if you’re not a golfer, there is plenty to do at the exclusive and luxurious Ivanhoe Club. You can play tennis on clay courts or spend a day at the Olympic swimming pool, or enjoy gourmet meals and some libations at any of Ivanhoe Club’s three onsite bars. If you want to just sit outside and enjoy nature, a popular activity amongst Ivanhoe Club members is fishing bass from its ponds that are regularly stocked with fish.
In addition, you can pay Bridge, Poker or any number of card games with fellow Ivanhoe Club members. This exclusive club is an excellent way to enjoy the weekend – even if you’re not a championship-level golfer.
It is important to note that the Ivanhoe Club is a private golf club requiring a paid membership wholly separate from your Association dues. All golf club grounds and activities are for Ivanhoe Club members only. Homeownership does not include membership.
Ivanhoe Estates homeowners that join the Club enjoy close proximity to the club. Many homeowners choose to take advantage of this proximity, own golf carts and are avid golfers, but not all Ivanhoe Estates homeowners apply or pay the necessary fees. Most of the members of the Ivanhoe Club do not live within the community.
Lake County & Lakewood Forest Preserve
Ivanhoe Estates is just far enough from the hustle and bustle of Chicago that we get to enjoy the natural delights of Lake County. Nearby Lakewood Forest Preserve was specifically built to showcase our area’s natural beauty and give hikers, bikers, snowmobile riders, fishermen and boaters unparalleled access to over 2,800 acres of stunning natural landscapes.
The Lakewood Forest Preserve is connected to over 206 miles of hiking and biking trails – all just a short bike ride away from Ivanhoe Estates. To set up your next ride, look over this interactive trail map: https://maps.lakecountyil.gov/trailmap/
Mundelein Park District
Nearby Mundelein is also home to beautiful parks that are perfect for children and adults, alike. Mundelein has more than 25 Parks and sports fields for you and your family to enjoy that are all less than five miles away from the Ivanhoe Estates gate. If you own a boat, Diamond Lake Boat Launch and Beach are just five miles away.
Glenridge Trap Club
Founded in 1948, the Glenridge Trap Club is a nearby private shotgun shooting range that is perfect escape if you love skeet shooting. The club is open to the public for shooting from 10 am to 10:30 pm, seven days a week.
In addition to single rounds of trap, you can also opt for Associate membership to the club.
Fremont Public Library
The Fremont Public Library is a 78,000 square foot library located at 1170 N. Midlothian Rd. in Mundelein. This state-of-the-art library has over 20,000 items that also hosts book clubs for young people and adults.