Directions

Rainbow Beach Park runs parallel to South Shore Drive from 75th-79th Streets.

BY FOOT:

Walk east into the park from South Shore Dr. on 78th St.

BY CAR:

From north or west: Navigate to South Shore Blvd at 79th St. Follow South Lake Shore Drive southeast toward the lake. Turn left at the first stoplight, onto Farragut Ave., into the park. Go straight at the stop sign and follow the road past the water filtration plant. Turn right into the first parking lot, before the field house. Drive towards the beach. Park and walk to your far right, to the entrance of the nature area.

From the south: From South Lake Shore Drive/Hwy 41, turn right at the stoplight onto Farragut Ave., into the park. Go straight at the stop sign and follow the road past the water filtration plant. Turn right into the first parking lot, before the field house. Drive towards the beach. Park and walk to your far right, to the entrance of the nature area.

BY PUBLIC TRANSIT:

The Metra Electric South Chicago train (Cheltenham stop) or the CTA buses #6, #26, #71 or #79 will put you in close proximity to the park.

 

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