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Camping 101

people setting up a tent at a Camping 101 event
Setting up a tent at a Camping 101 at Camp Shabbona Woods.

Date & Time:

Tue, Oct 13 • 5:30 pm - 7 pm


Camp Bullfrog Lake
9600 Wolf Rd
Willow Springs, IL 60480 (view web map)


Free demonstration-based workshop series teaching basic camping skills. All ages; children 16 & under w/ adult. Bring a folding chair/blanket for seating as well as your own skewers and marshmallows to roast during the program. Do you have your own tent, but need practice setting it up? Bring it and we’ll walk you through it!

All participants are required to wear masks and practice physical distancing. 

Registration Required: Email experience.camping@cookcountyil.gov.


  • 708-386-4042
  • experience.camping@cookcountyil.gov