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.

Mon, May 29 • 1 PM

Spring Ramble

Crabtree Nature Center
SeriesMon, May 29 • 1 PM

“Bone” Appetit

Trailside Museum of Natural History
Mon, May 29 • 1:30 pm

Creature Feature

River Trail Nature Center
Wed, May 31 • 10 AM

Small Serendipity

River Trail Nature Center
Wed, May 31 • 12:30 pm

Afternoons with Mother Nature

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
SeriesWed, May 31 • 5:30 pm

Camping 101

Camp Sullivan
Thu, Jun 1 • 10:30 am

Adult Archery & Nature Hike

Thatcher Woods Pavilion
Visit two of the treasures of the Forest Preserves of Cook County