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The Forge: Lemont Quarries has implemented the following evidence-based strategies to keep our guests healthy and safe while visiting the park:

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If You're Sick, Stay Home

Before admission into the park, guests will be required to complete a waiver form confirming that they have not experienced illness symptoms in the last 14 days.

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Keep Your Distance

Practice the CDC's minimum physical distancing of 6 feet from other people at all times.


Use Protective Equipment

Per the State of Illinois Guidelines, wear a face mask/covering at all times. Head coverings are required under helmets and gloves are required when participating in activities.

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Practice Proper Hygiene

Ensure good personal hygiene prior to and while visiting the park. Make sure to bring hand sanitizer and do not touch your face.

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Share The Trails

Warn other guests of your presence when passing them on the trails.


General Reminders

  • Reservations are required for all activities. No walk-ups.

  • All waivers must be completed before your arrival.

  • Cash will not be accepted. Contactless payment is encouraged.

Read our COVID FAQ here

Read our COVID Operations Update here

Check out the safety precautions we are taking in order to keep both our staff and our adventurers safe and healthy, as well as what to expect when you come to enjoy our park.