Directions to the Lake: The sailing site is located at Axehead Lake in Forest Preserve District of Cook County. The Park is at Touhy Avenue and River Road in Park Ridge and is adjacent to the Tri-State Tollway (I-294), north of I-90 and near O’Hare Airport. For travelers from the south, there is an exit to east bound Touhy Avenue from I-294. Note you will have to go thru the Touhy Ave. toll bouth to be able to exit on to Toughy Ave. For travelers from the north, exit I-294 ($1.00 cash toll) at Golf Road, (SR 58) go west to Des Plaines River Road, go south about 3 miles to Touhy Avenue, and east on Touhy to the park. The park entrance is on Touhy Avenue just past the tollway exit ramp.
Century Park, Big Bear Lake, Vernon Hills, IL 94/294/Tollway to Town Line Rd. - Rt. 60, Exit going West. 2.8 miles, past Westfield Hawthorn mall, to Lakeview Pkwy. Turn Right onto Lakeview (Wendy’s on the corner) Straight through the 1st stop light. Century Park entrance is on the left just before the Church