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LAKE KATHERINE NATURE CENTER & BOTANIC GARDENS
7402 West Lake Katherine Drive | Palos Heights, IL 60463 | (708) 361-1873 | (708) 361-2978 fax


Lake Katherine is a nature center, as well as an auditorium and rental hall. Lake Katherine consists of 158 acres including the Calumet-Sag Canal, 3.5 miles of hiking trails, 20-acre Lake Katherine, Navajo Creek, a waterfall, forested areas, prairies, arboretum and a wetland restoration project.


Contact: Naturalist Department

Open: (Nature Center) M-F 9AM-5PM; Sa 10AM-4PM; (Trails) M-Su Dawn-Dusk

Area: Area 1
Group Rates: Yes
Operating Season: Open year-round
Suggested Length of Tour: 1 1/2 hours
Wheelchair Accessible Yes


Events
FAMILY FISHING DAY Jul 16, 2022
Lake Katherine Nature Center & Botanic Gardens
7402 West Lake Katherine Drive
Palos Heights, IL
$ o s
EVENING KAYAK & CANOE TOURS Jul 20, 2022
Lake Katherine Nature Center & Botanic Gardens
7402 West Lake Katherine Drive
Palos Heights, IL
$ o
OVERNIGHT FAMILY CAMPOUT Aug 5, 2022 - Aug 6, 2022
Lake Katherine Nature Center & Botanic Gardens
7402 West Lake Katherine Drive
Palos Heights, IL
o
EVENING KAYAK & CANOE TOURS Aug 10, 2022
Lake Katherine Nature Center & Botanic Gardens
7402 West Lake Katherine Drive
Palos Heights, IL
$ o
FAMILY FISHING DAY Aug 20, 2022
Lake Katherine Nature Center & Botanic Gardens
7402 West Lake Katherine Drive
Palos Heights, IL
$ o s
EVENING KAYAK & CANOE TOURS Sep 7, 2022
Lake Katherine Nature Center & Botanic Gardens
7402 West Lake Katherine Drive
Palos Heights, IL
$ o
FAMILY FISHING DAY Sep 17, 2022
Lake Katherine Nature Center & Botanic Gardens
7402 West Lake Katherine Drive
Palos Heights, IL
$ o s
MONARCH BUTTERFLY CELEBRATION Sep 24, 2022 - Sep 25, 2022
Lake Katherine Nature Center & Botanic Gardens
7402 West Lake Katherine Drive
Palos Heights, IL
$ f o
EVENING KAYAK & CANOE TOURS Oct 5, 2022
Lake Katherine Nature Center & Botanic Gardens
7402 West Lake Katherine Drive
Palos Heights, IL
$ o
FAMILY FISHING DAY Oct 15, 2022
Lake Katherine Nature Center & Botanic Gardens
7402 West Lake Katherine Drive
Palos Heights, IL
$ o s



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