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.

Wed, Jan 25 • 9:30 am

Mornings with Mother Nature

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
SeriesWed, Jan 25 • 10 AM

Small Serendipity

River Trail Nature Center
Fri, Jan 27 • 7 PM

Stories From the Stars

Crabtree Nature Center
Fri, Jan 27 • 7 PM

Winter Night Hike

River Trail Nature Center
Sat, Jan 28 • 9:30 am

Beginner Cross-Country Ski Lessons

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center
Bird The PreservesSat, Jan 28 • 10 AM

Winter Bird Feeder Watch

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center
Sat, Jan 28 • 12 PM

Winter Exploration Days

Dan Ryan Woods Pavilion
Visit two of the treasures of the Forest Preserves of Cook County