Dog Friendly Beaches in Vernon Hills, IL

There are 2 dog friendly beaches within 20 miles of Vernon Hills. Use the links below to get an overview of each one, see pictures, print directions, and even read reviews from other dog owners. Coming from out of town? Get a discounted rate on pet friendly hotels in Vernon Hills.

Pet Friendly Moraine Dog Beach and Park
Moraine Dog Beach and Park To visit Moraine Dog Beach & Park you must register at Heller Nature Center, 2821 Ridge Road, with proof of license and rabies vaccination. *Typically, between April – November Moraine Beach is the site of the Park District’s seasonal dog Beach. The dog beach is currently closed due to the eroded path. See Details
Pet Friendly Evanston Dog Beach (Members Only)
Evanston Dog Beach (Members Only) The Winnetka Park District operates an off-leash dog beach at Centennial Park. Anyone wishing to bring his/her dog to the dog beach must have a valid pass. Passes may be purchased at the Administrative Offices, 540 Hibbard Rd. Pet owners rave about this off-leash dog beach, which is fenced with a hose for washing off your pet. See website for rules and dog pass registration application. See Details