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.

Sat, Jul 22 • 8 PM

What Glows in the Dark?

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Sun, Jul 23 • 10 AM

Wildlife Watch

Trailside Museum of Natural History
Sun, Jul 23 • 1 PM

Wetland Wonders Walk

Crabtree Nature Center
Sun, Jul 23 • 1 PM

Milkweeds and More

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center
Sun, Jul 23 • 1:30 pm

Life Under a Log

River Trail Nature Center
SeriesSun, Jul 23 • 3 PM

What’s on the Menu?

River Trail Nature Center
Mon, Jul 24 - Fri, Jul 28 • 9:30 am

Discovery Days Camp

River Trail Nature Center
Visit two of the treasures of the Forest Preserves of Cook County