Purchase Your Annual Permit

Buy permits for off-leash dog areas, private boats and model crafts online today!

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Sign Up for Camps

Early registration for kids' summer camps is open to DuPage residents.

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We Love Where You Live

Sound fiscal management supports conservation of land and natural resources in DuPage County.

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Make a Date for Nature

2018 is going to be the best year ever for DuPage forest preserve fun!

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Connect to Nature in Your Forest Preserves

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Forest Preserves Provide Critical Habitat

Unconfirmed transient cougar could find plentiful habitat and resources at East Branch.

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Burn Calories, Improve Memory With Walks

Reap the benefits of time spent in nature, and join our "Forest Fitness Walk" series in the preserves.

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Celebrate Winter Fun in the Forest Preserves

Try ice fishing, snowshoes and more at Wonders of Winter festival at Mayslake.

Programs & Events

The Forest Preserve District of DuPage County offers scores of nature-related programs and activities for grownups, kids, families and groups year-round. Click below to register for programs, reserve shelters and campsites or purchase permits, and we'll see you soon!

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