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A nice walk by the water

We took a nice stroll down the pier. About half of our group went all the way out to the light... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Cheryle G
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Broomfield, Colorado
Get me back to dry land!

There are no rails to keep little ones from falling in. Although it was scenic I couldn't wait to... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
photoscrap
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3 weeks ago
“A nice walk by the water”
11 Jul 2017
“Get me back to dry land!”
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at the end of Government Pier, Waukegan, IL
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took a nice stroll down the pier. About half of our group went all the way out to the light. You could see downtown Chicago from the pier. I found it to be clean but would not recommend taking children out there.

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Reviewed 11 July 2017

There are no rails to keep little ones from falling in. Although it was scenic I couldn't wait to get us back to dry, solid land..didn't make it halfway out. Edge was full of trash including toilet seat and large dead fish. EWW

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Reviewed 14 June 2017

Very romantic at all times but especially at the sunset. If you don't have a car you can get here from Chicago by Metra train (Ogilvie station) which stops nearby the harbor. Waukegan Harbor Lighthouse is located at the end of the pier on Lake...More

Thank Anna G
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