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Check Status of Trails and Preserves


Preserve improvements, construction projects and weather-related events sometimes result in temporary detours or closures of trails, preserves or facilities to ensure public safety.

Check Trail Tunnel Status Map »

Before heading out, check the Trail Tunnel Status Map for current status (open/closed) of trail underpasses along the Des Plaines River Trail, the Millennium Trail, and other trail tunnel locations.

Check for Closures, Construction Alerts »

Emergency alerts, closure notices, construction alerts, controlled burn locations and preserve planning projects are also provided on our Construction, Closures, Controlled Burns web page and updated during normal business hours, 8:30 am–5 pm, Monday–Friday, excluding holidays. Project updates are sometimes also provided on Facebook and Twitter.

Check Status of Independence Grove Activities »

Before heading out to Independence Grove in Libertyville, check for updates on concerts, the beach, and marina. You can also call the Independence Grove hotline at 847-968-3497 or follow us on Twitter for updates.

Preserve Improvement Projects »

We are working on projects and plans that will help create new trails and improve public access and natural resource restoration at preserves throughout Lake County. Learn about two proposed Concept Plans for Fort Sheridan Forest Preserve here.

Find Trail Maps »

View or download Trail Maps and our Countywide Map and Guide brochure.





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