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The Forge: Lemont Quarries

The Forge: Lemont Quarries

1001 Main Street
Lemont, IL 60439
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The Forge: Lemont Quarries Adventure Park is an innovative private/public partnership offering year-round outdoor recreational activities that exhilarate, educate, and entertain adventure seekers of all ages and abilities.

Stretching across 300-acres of historically significant land, The Forge: Lemont Quarries features the largest aerial challenge course, tallest climbing towers, and longest ziplines in the tri-state area. They offer mountain biking, rock climbing, kayaking, canoeing, and paddleboat excursions that feed the appetite of adventure enthusiasts looking for unique challenges.

There is also a designated kid's activity zone that promises to excite and engage every young adventurer, in addition to promoting an active outdoor lifestyle, The Forge: Lemont Quarries offers opportunities for guests to engage in educational and entertaining activities such as skills development programs, school field trips, environmental education programming, customized team-building events, and private parties.

The Forge: Lemont Quarries is committed to the restoration and preservation of the historic natural landscape found at the park, and the implementation of ongoing conservation efforts so that future generations can enjoy and engage with its vibrant natural ecosystem.

Opening Summer 2020!

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