Rosewood Beach

Rosewood Beach

833 Sheridan Road Highland Park, IL 60035

847.579.3165: Visit our Website


Rosewood Beach is a national award winning beach located along the shores of Lake Michigan.

Swimming Beach, beachfront Interpretive Center, nature programming, beach yoga & volleyball.

Re-opened to the public in June 2015 after a major renovation, the newly restored Rosewood features: a nature cove for ecological and nature programs, guarded swimming c beach, and a recreation beach. Nestled against Rosewood’s wooded bluffs is a one-of-a-kind beachfront Interpretive Center and amenity buildings including concessions, restroom, and guard buildings connected by a boardwalk that runs the length of Rosewood Beach.

Beach Access Fees

Residents & Guests - FREE

Non-residents - $10 per person. (children under 3-years-old are FREE)

Stand Up Paddle Boarding

Uncle Dan's in Highland Park offers stand up paddle boarding at Rosewood Beach. For hours, fees and to reserve a paddle board, click here.