Quality of Life in McHenry County
As the regional Economic Development entity for McHenry County, we understand the importance of supporting our quality of life. In fact, the wonderful quality of life which we enjoy is one of the most significant selection factors for companies seeking to do business here. Therefore, we understand this vital link and work to attract businesses which are conducive to maintaining this balance.
McHenry County is recognized for its scenic beauty and its outstanding recreational opportunities. There are public and private golf courses, tennis clubs, water parks, swimming pools, hunting areas as well as riding trails. In addition to the more than 800 lakes and ponds, the Fox River provides first class year round outdoor recreation opportunities.
Whatever your passion - boating, fishing, hiking, canoeing, camping, downhill skiing, cross country skiing, snowboarding, ballooning, hiking - McHenry County has endless recreational opportunities for you to enjoy!
For detailed information on tourism, please visit: www.visitmchenrycounty.com