The site navigation utilizes arrow, enter, escape, and space bar key commands. Left and right arrows move across top level links and expand / close menus in sub levels. Up and Down arrows will open main level menus and toggle through sub tier links. Enter and space open menus and escape closes them as well. Tab will move on to the next part of the site rather than go through menu items.
With shorter days and less obstructed views, winter is a great time to try to spot these elusive creatures
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In observance of the Thanksgiving holiday, all Forest Preserve visitor centers will close at noon Wednesday, November 21, and remain closed Thursday, November 22 and Friday, November 23.
The year kicks off with 'Snow Day Fest' and a Frida Kahlo exhibit in January.
The preserves offer year-round recreational opportunities to engage a variety of interests.
Use our interactive map to find a preserve, trail or visitor center that fits your needs. Go exploring today!