BUFFALO CREEK RESERVOIR
Buffalo Creek, Long Grove
34 acres | max depth: 7 feet
Designed and built as a flood control reservoir in 1988, the lake is not managed or stocked for fishing. Careful and creative design of the reservoir has made a natural looking wetland.
Located in Long Grove on the southern border of Lake County. At corner of Lake-Cook and Arlington Heights Roads, go north on Arlington Heights Road 1/2 mile to Checker Road. Turn west on Checker Road to preserve entrance. From parking lot, take the trail west.