Welcome to the Crystal Lake LocalWiki!

A website about Crystal Lake that anyone can edit

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Welcome to the new LocalWiki for Crystal Lake!

The LocalWiki is a collaborative effort of the residents of a city to create a great resource to share. The more people (including you!) who contribute to this LocalWiki, the more valuable a resource it will be.

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This wiki relies on the active input of community members- check out this wikiguide created by University of Illinois GSLIS students for the Champaign-Urbana Local Wiki and START EDITING!

For guidance, suggestions, hints, and tips: the localwiki guide!

See something missing?? Help make this a community page and add what you know!

Explore the Town!


Do you want to know some basics about Crystal Lake? Start here.


Whatever your interests are rock climbing, star-gazing, or finding a place of worship that suits you, you'll find it here.

CL Living

New to town and looking for an apartment?  Just want to move?  Interested in exploring? 

Food and Drink

Looking to find a new place/cuisine to try or find the perfect meal for the perfect time of day? Try looking here.


Looking for a park? Need someplace to go on a rainy day? Interested in exploring?       


Need a plumber? A tax attorney? Day-care?

Social Media

You can check out the city's website here or the city's Facebook page!