College Trail is a neighborhood with single family homes, townhomes and half duplex homes built by Cambridge Homes in the 1990's.
College Trail features several neighborhood parks with playground equipment, tennis and basketball courts. The pond offers ice skating, fishing and non motorized boating. The ice skating rink on the pond is maintained by the Grayslake park district.
This neighborhood is a close distance to two Metra train stations and to I94 for your work commute. Near the College of Lake County and Savanna Rollins forest preserve. Just a quick drive to shopping and entertainment on Grand Avenue or Rollins Road.
College Trail is located in Grayslake, Illinois off of Center Street, west of Route 45.
Grayslake is 40 miles north of Chicago’s downtown, 14 miles west of Lake Michigan, and 15 miles south of the Wisconsin border.
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College Trail is located in the northeast section of Grayslake.
From the Village of Grayslake website:
Unlike many suburbs, Grayslake has over 100 years of rich history since its incorporation in 1895. The historic downtown and adjoining heritage neighborhood, with its many historic homes displaying architecture of the 20th century, provide a Village Center for the entire community. Bike paths connect neighborhoods, parks, forest preserves, and recreation facilities. We have an abundance of protected open spaces, youth sports groups, schools, and many products and services provided by a growing business community are just some of the things that make Grayslake the best place to live.
Grayslake has many unique facilities that set the Village apart from other communities and enhance its reputation. The College of Lake County, the High Technology Campus, and Center for Economic Development, with their extensive personnel training and business services, are located in Grayslake. The College of Lake County has a consistent enrollment of more than 15,000 students.
The University Center of Lake County opened its Grayslake campus in 2005. This facility, which is a partnership between 17 colleges and universities working collaboratively to increase both the access to and diversity of educational options in Lake County, will be located on the College of Lake County Grayslake campus.
This is the first and only such educational institution of this type in the State of Illinois. This unique institution will enable area residents to obtain bachelor and master degrees in a wide variety of fields from various accredited institutions throughout the state.
The Village is the proud home of the Lake County Fairgrounds located at the intersection of Midlothian and Petersen Roads, which hosts one of the most popular annual county fairs in Illinois. The Lake County Fair and various events held annually at the fairgrounds throughout the year draw more than 500,000 people to Grayslake from all over the Midwest. Events include concerts, antiques and collectibles shows, computer shows, antique cars, and swap meets.
Grayslake offers many shopping opportunities in its various business areas located on Atkinson Road, Route 83, Route 45, Route 120, and the historic downtown Center Street district. Contact the Grayslake Chamber of Commerce at (847) 223-6888 for informative brochures highlighting business in these areas.
Grayslake’s central location puts residents within a 15-minute drive to major regional shopping centers, several golf courses, the Chain of Lakes and Lake Michigan marinas, beaches, state parks, hundreds of acres of forest preserves, winter skiing and snowmobiling, and Six Flags / Great America Amusement Park.
College Trail Subdivision in Grayslake IL is served by Woodland Grade School District 50 with children attending Woodland Primary School, Woodland Elementary School, Woodland Intermediate School and Woodland Middle School. College Trail is part of Grayslake Central High School District 127.
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