Maps

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

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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

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Do Business with Us

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

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Don't MissSat, Feb 13 • 9 AM
Free

Birch Leggings and the Birkie

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center
snowshoeing-camping
Sat, Feb 13 • 10 AM
Free

Snowshoe Trekking

Camp Bullfrog Lake
darwin-celebration-days
Don't MissSat, Feb 13 - Sun, Feb 14 • 11 AM
Free

Darwin Celebration Days

Trailside Museum of Natural History
Sat, Feb 13 • 1:30 pm
Free

Sand Ridge 101

Sand Ridge Nature Center
SeriesSat, Feb 13 • 3 PM
Free

What’s on the Menu?

River Trail Nature Center
Sat, Feb 13 • 6:30 pm
$10

Sweetheart Night Hike

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Sun, Feb 14 • 1 PM
Free

Warm Hearts Hike

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