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.

Bird The PreservesSat, Feb 24 • 8 AM

The Birds Think It Is Spring

Trailside Museum of Natural History
Sat, Feb 24 • 9 AM

American Birkebeiner Livestream

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center
Sat, Feb 24 • 9:30 am

Beginner Cross-Country Ski Lessons

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center
SeriesSat, Feb 24 • 12 PM

Outdoor Adventures: Winter Warm-up

North Creek Meadow
Sat, Feb 24 • 1:30 pm

Camo Kids

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Sat, Feb 24 • 1:30 pm

Sap’s Rising

River Trail Nature Center
Sat, Feb 24 • 1:30 pm

Where is the Lost Beach?

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