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Food Truck Friday at Whalon Lake

7/20/2018: Come out to Whalon Lake for this installment of Food Truck Fridays.

Food Truck Friday Prairie Bluff Preserve

7/27/2018: If you've never been to Prairie Bluff Preserve, this is the perfect excuse to head out here and do some exploring.

Food Truck Friday Prairie Bluff Preserve

6/22/2018: If you've never been to Prairie Bluff Preserve, this is the perfect excuse to head out here and do some exploring.

Food Truck Friday at Hammel Woods

7/6/2018: Our popular Food Truck Fridays event makes a pit stop at Hammel Woods.

Food Truck Friday at Whalon Lake

8/17/2018: Come out to Whalon Lake for this installment of Food Truck Fridays.

Food Truck Friday at Whalon Lake

6/15/2018: Come out to Whalon Lake for this installment of Food Truck Fridays.

Food Truck Friday at Hammel Woods

6/1/2018: Grab some grub at Hammel Woods in Shorewood.

Food Truck Friday at Hammel Woods

8/3/2018: Our popular Food Truck Fridays event makes a pit stop at Hammel Woods.

Food Truck Friday at Hickory Creek

7/13/2018: Our popular Food Truck Fridays event makes a pit stop at Hickory Creek Barrens Nature Preserve.

Food Truck Friday at Hickory Creek

8/10/2018: Our popular Food Truck Fridays event makes a pit stop at Hickory Creek Barrens Nature Preserve.

Food Truck Friday at Hickory Creek

6/8/2018: Our popular Food Truck Fridays event makes a pit stop at Hickory Creek Barrens Nature Preserve.

Prepare Your Taste Buds for ‘Food Truck Fridays’

You know summer is just around the corner when the 'Food Truck Fridays' program gets rolling in June.

Save the date for the return of ‘Food Truck Fridays’

Save the date for an expanded 'Food Truck Fridays' program, which gets rolling June 1.

Food Truck Friday Prairie Bluff Preserve

8/24/2018: If you've never been to Prairie Bluff Preserve, this is the perfect excuse to head out here and do some exploring.

Don't Fall for Food Truck Fridays Hoax Circulating on Facebook

The Forest Preserve was recently made aware of a Facebook page for Hammel Woods that is portraying itself as belonging to the District and spreading false information.

Whalon Lake

The 249-acre Whalon Lake was acquired between 1992 and 2007. The preserve is part of the DuPage River preservation system, which conserves more than 1,500 acres.

Quiz: Test Your Hummingbird Braininess

While these bright and beautiful birds can be seen in our area, learn more about these miniature but mighty marvels.

Kids’ Fishing Derby

08/04/2018: Find the best spot along the shore as you try your luck at catching fish.

Gear up for fun, food and festivities in 2018

The Forest Preserve's lineup is chock-full of art, nature and history themed events.

LEGO Gone Wild

6/29/2018: The Forest Preserve is pairing your child’s favorite pastime activity, LEGO, with outdoor exploration.

LEGO Gone Wild

6/15/2018: The Forest Preserve is pairing your child’s favorite pastime activity, LEGO, with outdoor exploration.

Joliet Iron Works Historic Site

The 52-acre Joliet Iron Works Historic Site was acquired between 1991 and 1997. The preserve is part of the Des Plaines River preservation system, which conserves more than 2,400 acres.

Plum Creek Nature Center

The Plum Creek Nature Center offers visitors a place to explore the natural world, with hands-on exhibits and interactive play elements.

Rock Run Preserve – Black Road Access

The 320-acre Rock Run Preserve was acquired between 1990 and 2009. The preserve is part of the Rock Run preservation system, which conserves more than 1,450 acres.

Preserve the Moment

Read the full rules of the annual photo contest before submitting photos.

Dog Exercising

The Forest Preserve District of Will County has six dog parks throughout the county. All parks provide fenced areas that allow dogs to run and play without a leash.

Messenger Woods Nature Preserve

The 441-acre Messenger Woods Nature Preserve was acquired between 1930 and 2006. The preserve is part of the Spring Creek preservation system, which conserves more than 1,900 acres.

Kankakee Sands Preserve Opens in Custer Township

The 555-acre preserve is located on the north side of Route 113, east of Route 53, in Custer Township.

LEGO Gone Wild

7/27/18: The Forest Preserve is pairing your child’s favorite pastime activity, LEGO, with outdoor exploration.

LEGO Gone Wild

7/13/18: The Forest Preserve is pairing your child’s favorite pastime activity, LEGO, with outdoor exploration.

Midewin to Offer Bison Tours Starting in May

This spring and summer, volunteer rangers will be leading guided hikes in search of the national mammal.

LEGO Gone Wild

08/03/18: The Forest Preserve is pairing your child’s favorite pastime activity, LEGO, with outdoor exploration.

District Moves Forward on Construction Projects

Work will begin at Hammel Woods and area trails and parking lots this fall.

Top 10 Reasons to use Native Plants

Stock up on native plants during the 'Bringing Nature Home Native Plant Sale' on May 18-19 to help improve your yard and the planet.

Meet a Beekeeper

6/3/2018: Visit us anytime between the hours of 12:30 p.m. and 3 p.m. on the first Sunday of the month to meet beekeepers and view a real beehive inside Plum Creek Nature Center!

Plum Valley Preserve – Burville Road Access Development

The Plum Valley Preserve – Burville Road Access Development project is planned to be a three-phase development of Plum Valley Preserve in Crete Township.

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