Livingston County offers a variety of recreational options for our residents. From walks in our forest preserve areas to full workouts at an indoor facility, living in Livingston County affords you many healthy activities.

Here are just a few of the recreation options available:

Pontiac Community Recreation Center

  • Full size pool
  • Indoor walking/running track
  • Weight Room
  • Fitness programs
  • Kids sports programs
  • Adult sport programs
  • Water aerobics, yoga, Zumba, etc.

Pontiac Recreational Complex

  • 5 Baseball – Softball fields
  • 1 Football – Soccer field
  • 4 Basketball courts
  • 4 Sand volleyball pits
  • 1 Children’s playground

Pontiac Municipal Parks

  • 10 lovely city parks
  • Playground equipment

Humiston Woods Nature Center

  • 340 acres of natural woods and prairie
  • 7 trails, 2 pavilions
  • 4 picnic areas
  • Fishing pond
  • Canoe dock
  • Includes 3 handicapped-accessible areas.


  • Livingston County offers two 18-hole golf courses

Disc Golf

  • Pontiac has a professional level disc golf course in Chautauqua Park.

Vermillion River Fun

  • The Vermillion River offers fishing, boating, canoeing.