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.

Mon, Feb 20 • 9 AM
Free

Maker/Nature Holiday Camps

Trailside Museum of Natural History
Mon, Feb 20 • 1:30 pm
Free

Holiday Program: Chicago Megafauna, Past and Present

Sand Ridge Nature Center
Wed, Feb 22 • 9:30 am
$40.00

Mornings with Mother Nature

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
SeriesWed, Feb 22 • 10 AM
Free

Small Serendipity

River Trail Nature Center
Fri, Feb 24 • 7 PM
Free

Stargazing

Crabtree Nature Center
Fri, Feb 24 • 7 PM
$2

Winter Night Hike

River Trail Nature Center
Bird The PreservesSat, Feb 25 • 8 AM
Free

The Birds Think it is Spring

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