Visitor restrictions are in place due to COVID-19 (coronavirus). Review the latest information about the virus and how you can help by donating funds or supplies.

If this is a medical emergency, please call 911. For urgent visits, please see one of our immediate care locations.

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Northwestern Medicine Lake Forest Health & Fitness Center

Temporary Closure

To protect our members and to help minimize the potential spread of the COVID-19 (coronavirus 2019), effective at close of business Tuesday, March 17th we are temporarily closing the Northwestern Medicine Fitness Centers until at least Saturday, May 30.

Please understand that we will be monitoring the situation daily and we will notify you as soon as it is appropriate to reopen. We will use this time to conduct a thorough and deep cleaning of the facilities. We will work through applying a credit for your membership dues to cover the period the center is closed.

Outpatient appointments scheduled with Northwestern Medicine staff will be continue unless otherwise notified.

Your safety is our top priority. Please protect your health and safety by remaining informed and vigilant about washing your hands, limiting travel, avoiding others who may be ill and practicing “physical distancing” when in large venues.

Learn more and review the latest information about the virus.


Northwestern Medicine Lake Forest Health & Fitness Center is one of the premier fitness centers on the North Shore. We are committed to ensuring the good health of our communities.

Located on the beautiful Northwestern Medicine Lake Forest Hospital campus, we offer more than 130 interactive group fitness classes weekly, holistic total-body fitness programs, individualized personal training and a wide variety of health and wellness programming.

Additionally, we also implement medical fitness programs designed to help members who are living with cancer, arthritis, osteoporosis, fibromyalgia and cardiovascular disease to better cope with the side effects of their illness.

Parking and Transportation

Onsite parking is available for patients and visitors.

Patient and Visitor Information

Hours of Operation


Lake Forest Health & Fitness Center is located on the Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital campus just one mile north of Route 60.

Lake Forest Health & Fitness Center prides itself on delivering a unique health club experience on the North Shore—from luxury facilities and a warm and welcoming atmosphere to highly qualified professionals who are committed to helping you achieve your personal goals.

Our goal is to provide you with a variety of amenities and services that make it easy for you to exercise, relax and rejuvenate. Take advantage of our executive-style locker rooms, resort-style pool and Jacuzzi, as well as extensive spa services. The Forest Café features a fresh, healthy menu for before or after a workout, and our Pro Shop includes designer apparel and accessories.

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For more information, please call us at 847.535.7000 or contact us.

Departments and Services

Main Facility
Northwestern Medicine Lake Forest Health & Fitness Center


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Why Choose Us

Northwestern Medicine facilities offer access to world-class patient care across the greater Chicagoland area and Northern Illinois. Anchored by Northwestern Memorial Hospital, the No. 1 hospital in Illinois by U.S. News & World Report, our clinical and administrative staff and medical and science faculty come together every day with a shared commitment to superior quality, academic excellence, scientific discovery and patient safety.

With Northwestern Memorial HealthCare, we’re dedicated to consistently providing high-quality, cost-effective, patient-focused care. We seek to improve the health of the communities, individuals, family and friends we serve by delivering a broad range of services with leading medicine and compassion. Because what makes us better, makes you better.

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