Eat and Explore

The first "Food Truck Friday" at Whalon Lake is just around the corner

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Getting a permit

Find out everything you need to know about getting one of the following permits:

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Memorial Day Weekend Schedule

Due to the Memorial Day holiday on Monday, May 29, all Forest Preserve visitor centers — with the exception of Monee Reservoir — will be closed.

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Preserve the Moment Photo Contest Returns

Get ready to grab your camera — or smartphone — and head for the woods.

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