For questions not answered here, please contact us.

There are two entrances with parking access:
Main Entrance – Harrison Ave & Pierce Ave, Wheaton, IL Map
East Entrance – 1000 W Lincoln Ave, Wheaton, IL Ÿ Map
Directions & Parking

For access to Lincoln Marsh via the Illinois Prairie Path, please see our Trail Map (PDF).

Natural Area: Dawn ’til Dusk
Office Hours: 8A-4P, Mon.-Fri.

Discover something new in an Adventure or Nature Program, stretch beyond perceived limits on our Challenge Course, earn a Scout Badge, participate in one of our Team Adventure or Nature Camps and more! Visit the Prairie Patch Play Area, hike or snowshoe on a trail, explore nature, walk your dog, or even enjoy a picnic—there’s more to discover and explore at Lincoln Marsh!

The Prairie Patch Play Area is located at the East Entrance to Lincoln Marsh.

For Individual/Family Programs or Summer Camps, browse & register for programs in our online registration portal or the Wheaton Park District Program Guide.

For Group Programs, please contact the Lincoln Marsh office at 630-871-2810.

Prepare for your program by visiting the Forms & Waivers page to obtain important information for program participants, group leaders, and drivers, as well as required waivers.

Parties: Yes! We offer birthday party programs lead by staff for ages 4 & up to enjoy! Details >

Rentals: The shelter/picnic areas are not available for rent and only used on a first come, first served basis if they are not being used for our programs. We encourage visitors to utilize our shelter and picnic areas; however, please do not disturb any programs that may be in progress.

Fire pit: Use of the fire pit is only allowed under staff supervision. Please contact the Lincoln Marsh office to book a campfire program for your group.

Fishing, Boating, and Ice-Skating are NOT permitted at Lincoln Marsh.

Fishing and Canoeing Programs are lead by staff at other Wheaton Park District parks. Please see the programs section of this website or contact the office for more information.

Ice-Skating Rinks are available at other Wheaton Park District locations, for details, click here.