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.

Tue, Jul 17 • 4 PM

Archery 101

Rubio Woods
SeriesTue, Jul 17 • 5:30 pm

Camping 101

Camp Bullfrog Lake
Wed, Jul 18 - Fri, Jul 20 • 9:30 am

“Naturalist for a Day” Field Camp

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Wed, Jul 18 • 11 AM

Butterfly Walk

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center
Thu, Jul 19 • 9 AM

Bird Banding

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center
Thu, Jul 19 • 10 AM

Wellness in the Woods: Yoga

Dan Ryan Woods Central
SeriesThu, Jul 19 • 10:30 am

Nature Story Times

Trailside Museum of Natural History
Visit two of the treasures of the Forest Preserves of Cook County