Maps

Use our maps and site profiles to find your next adventure in the forest preserves!

turtle monitoring

Blog

News on conservation efforts, events and other behind-the-scenes content.

Rules & Regulations

Help keep all visitors safe and protect the ecological health of the preserves.

Plans & Projects

View the latest projects and our plans for the next 100 years.

Jobs & Hiring

View current open positions and apply online today.

FPCC Staff at an event

Do Business with Us

If you sell a commodity or service, you may find a market in the Forest Preserves.

Fri, Dec 1 - Wed, Feb 28
$10.00

JUNIOR NATURALISTS: Winter Season

River Trail Nature Center
SeriesWed, Dec 20 • 10 AM
Free

Wee Wanderer Wednesdays

Crabtree Nature Center
SeriesThu, Dec 21 • 10:30 am
Free

Nature Story Time

Trailside Museum of Natural History
Thu, Dec 21 • 6:30 pm
$3.00

Winter Solstice Bonfire

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Sat, Dec 23 • 1 PM
Free

Solstice Celebration

Crabtree Nature Center
Sat, Dec 23 • 1 PM
Free

Out in the Field

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center
SeriesSat, Dec 23 • 1 PM
Free

“Bone” Appétit

Trailside Museum of Natural History
Visit two of the treasures of the Forest Preserves of Cook County