Free Cook County Forest Preserves events. There are a million free things to do in the Cook Country Forest Preserves. Get out into the outdoors. All events are open to the public and all ages are welcome. No registration required or fee except where indicated. Events subject to change and cancellation.
Here’s an overview of what the Cook County Forest Preserves offer.
Find all events here. You can search by zip code to find the closest activities to your location.
Most can only be accessed by car. Read about CCFP Nature Centers here.
Cook County also offers low cost camping close to home so you can still sleep under the stars but not spend a ton of money on gas. Enjoy!