Don’t send your Christmas tree to the landfill, drop it off with us for recycling.
Donated trees are chipped and used for trails and landscaping at forest preserves throughout Lake County.
Bring your tree to a drop-off site at one of the following forest preserves, open daily from 6:30 am to sunset:
Drop-offs accepted at the marked sites only between December 26 and February 1.
Only undecorated, real Christmas trees can be accepted; no yard waste. Commercial drop-offs are prohibited.
19 Donations Added to Dunn Museum
Cold weather brings winter fun in your forest preserves.
Donated trees are chipped and used for preserve trails and landscaping.
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