This is part 2 of a series of what makes Vernon Hills a great place to live. Read Part 1 of What Makes Vernon Hills a Great Place to Live
Tons of Shopping!
Vernon Hills has shopping galore! Anything you need you can get in Vernon Hills. Westfield mall, Target, Barnes and Noble and Walmart are just a few to name. Next to many of the big box stores, Vernon Hills also offers several wonderful mom and pop restaurants and shopping.
Vernon Hills Golf Course
Ranked as one of the top ten best nine hole courses in the Chicagoland area, Vernon Hills Golf Course features narrow fairways and small greens. The terrain is rolling with a creek that meanders into play on seven holes. This truly world class course and clubhouse was designed by Well-known architect, Dick Nugent, in 1996.
Athletics for Kids and Adults
Vernon Hills Park District offers a wide variety of organized athletics for both youth and adults. Their leagues feature traditional sports like baseball/softball, volleyball and basketball. In addition to leagues, the athletic program is constantly providing athletic camps, clinics and programs that offer activities like gymnastics, karate, tennis, lacrosse and soccer. Park District Athletics Page