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After spending more than a year relocating its vast historic collections and building brand-new exhibitions from scratch, the Forest Preserves announces the opening of the new Bess Bower Dunn Museum of Lake County, in Libertyville.
Lake County residents are one step closer to being able to experience the breathtaking beauty of Ethel’s Woods Forest Preserve.
At their February 13 meeting, the Lake County Forest Preserve Board of Commissioners approved the purchase of roughly 8.2 acres in Fremont Township, known as the Grawe property...
Use our NEW interactive trail map to help navigate your next adventure in a forest preserve near you.
While enjoying activities outside, don’t forget to take action to prevent bites from ticks that share our outdoor spaces.
Before heading out, check the current status of trail underpasses. Also find construction alerts, preserve improvement projects and controlled burn sites.
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