Life is more than just pleasant at Pleasant Ridge, a 55+ community located in West Chicago. With a prime location just an hour from Chicago, you can easily head into the city to enjoy world-class museums, shops and restaurants. You may never want to leave West Chicago, though, with its exceptional facilities like the ARC fitness center and 27,000 square-foot library. Pleasant Ridge is perfect for active seniors, with easy access to outdoor recreation options like bicycling on the Illinois Prairie Path or golfing at one of West Chicago's award-winning 18-hole courses.
About the Area
West Chicago, IL
Less than an hour's drive from Chicago, West Chicago is a convenient commuter city that you may never want to leave!
West Chicago offers exceptional recreational opportunities: Observe nature at the Truitt-Hoff Nature Preserve; bicycle the 61-mile Illinois Prairie Path; hit the links at one West Chicago's award-winning 18-hole golf courses, or get wet at Turtle Splash Water Park. If the weather's not cooperating, head indoors to the ARC Center, which boasts a fitness center, walking/running track, 3-court gymnasium, plus a 4-story play area to keep the kids entertained. The 27,000 square-foot West Chicago Library is also a nice place to spend a rainy day and offers programs and activities for residents of all ages.
West Chicago hosts a number of popular events throughout the year, including Blooming Fest in spring, the farmers' market in summer, and Frosty Fest in December. If you would like to learn more about history, visit the West Chicago City Museum or Kline Creek Farm, a working farm that replicates agriculture in the 1890s. With a nice mix of local and chain stores, plus restaurants offering every type of cuisine imaginable, you will rarely find a reason to leave West Chicago. If you do need to leave town, head to the Metra Station to catch a train or DuPage Airport.
Whatever your needs, West Chicago is a fantastic place to call home!
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