Service Information

Whether you’re staying in a tent, a cabin, a bunkhouse or an RV, you’ll get an immersive, round-the-clock nature experience - a chance to hear owls, paddle a canoe, stargaze and watch the sun rise over the trees. Or you can try one of the Forest Preserves' many free programs to learn about local nature or hone your outdoor skills.


Camping locations include:

  • Camp Bullfrog Lake (Willow Springs)
  • Camp Dan Beard (Northbrook)
  • Camp Reinberg (Palatine)
  • Camp Shabbona Woods (South Holland)
  • Camp Sullivan (Oak Forest)

More Information

Link to the Forest Preserves Camping site for:

  • Link to online reservations and reservation information
  • Fees
  • Rules & Policies
  • Programs - such as campfire nights, hikes, skills demonstrations, Camping 101 and Camping Leadership Immersion Courses
  • Camping Gear Rental
  • As well as information for first time and organized group camping