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, Jan 19 • 9:30 am

Beginner Cross-Country Ski Lessons

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center
Bird The PreservesSat, Jan 19 • 9:30 am

Winter Bird Walk

Trailside Museum of Natural History
Sat, Jan 19 • 10 AM

Woodworking with Invasives

Rolling Knolls
Sat, Jan 19 • 10 AM

Hike the Preserves: Fitness Hike

Orland Grassland
Sat, Jan 19 • 10 AM

Hike the Preserves: Interpretive Hike

Oak Forest Heritage Preserve-East
Bird The PreservesSat, Jan 19 • 10 AM

Sagawau Science: Feeder Watch

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center
Sat, Jan 19 • 1:30 pm

Wellness in the Woods: Breathe with Ease

Sand Ridge Nature Center
Visit two of the treasures of the Forest Preserves of Cook County