Nice bike trails-- not too many people. Says Paige
If by chance you feel like getting out on the water, Old Plank Marina is nearby. Hit the slopes at Four Lakes in close proximity, and why not take the kids to Discovery Zone while here at Turtlehead Lake. Life's too short to enjoy all the exciting things next to Turtlehead Lake. Camping is available at Messenger Woods Forest Preserve; Turtlehead Lake is not far at all from Palos Heights. Camping at A-ok
Campgrounds Of Frankfort is always a good experience, and next to Turtlehead Lake you locate Hawthorne Race Course, a nice place to race go-karts.