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

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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.

Sun, Feb 25 • 9:30 am

Beginner Cross-Country Ski Lessons

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center
Don't MissSun, Feb 25 • 11 AM

Black History Month: Underground Railroad Hike

Sand Ridge Nature Center
Sun, Feb 25 • 1 PM

Under the Ice and Mud

Crabtree Nature Center
SeriesSun, Feb 25 • 1 PM

“Bone” Appétit

Trailside Museum of Natural History
Sun, Feb 25 • 1:30 pm

Sap’s Rising

River Trail Nature Center
SeriesSun, Feb 25 • 3 PM

What’s On The Menu?

River Trail Nature Center
Thu, Mar 1 - Thu, May 31

Photo Exhibit by Andrew Bruah

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