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, Jul 23 - Fri, Jul 27 • 9:30 am

Discovery Days Camp: Session 2

River Trail Nature Center
Tue, Jul 24 - Thu, Jul 26 • 9:30 am

Young Naturalist Field Camp

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Tue, Jul 24 • 10 AM

Monarch Lab

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center
Tue, Jul 24 • 6:30 pm

Movies in the Parks: Films from the Forest

LaVillita Park
Wed, Jul 25 • 1 PM

Nature Tots

Trailside Museum of Natural History
Wed, Jul 25 • 6:30 pm

Movies in the Parks: Films from the Forest

Foster Park
Thu, Jul 26 • 10 AM

Wellness in the Woods: Yoga

Dan Ryan Woods Central
Visit two of the treasures of the Forest Preserves of Cook County