Explore the Trails

Hike, bike, horseback ride and more across 145 miles of trail in DuPage forest preserves.

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Read the Conservationist

Discover why milkweeds are essential not only to the monarch butterfly but also many other critters.

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Go Fish

See our fishing guide for creel limits, depth maps and stocking reports.

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Be a Community Partner

Support DuPage forest preserves and nature as our community partner.

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Fight the Bite

Get the latest mosquito monitoring report and tips to prevent those pesky bites.

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Connect to Nature in Your Forest Preserves

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Discover Art and Nature at Our Mayslake Event

Tour the gardens, see theater performances and take in an art exhibit at "Discover Mayslake".

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Nurture Your Mind and Body With Nature

Find your place of peace in a yoga or other program at a DuPage forest preserve.

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Meet the Horses at Our Danada Barn

See the horses, discover breeds and colors, and learn about care at "Horsin' Around".

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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