Independence Park also known as Marquette Heights Trail.The trail is located between La Salle boulevard in Marquette Heights and I-474. Independence Park consists of 12 miles of pure singletrack for hike & bike use. It has many challenging hills and descents, and plenty of logs and natural obstacles.
Marquette Heights Park
Just a half mile off of route 29 lies a 9 hole frisbee golf course. This course is great for amatures and beginners with slight hilly slopes and lots of trees with average length of holes 300-400 ft. The course is characterized by several picturesque pin placements. Tight hardwood-lined fairways make accurate tee shots a challenge. A new redesign is in the works, complete with tee signs, tee markers, and next tee blocks
Located next to the City Municipal Building at 715 Lincoln. This is a good place to learn how to skateboard . Its less crowded and offers a variety of options to practice on from a half pipe to rails and kicker ramps.
Eagle Dog Park
Eagle Dog park is located on the east side of Independence Park at 612 La Salle boulevard. There are restrooms, picnic tables and a playground for small children.