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Welcome to Environment and Recreation

Will County residents and visitors wanting to know more about forest preserve recreational opportunities in the county are invited to explore these webpages.  Clicking on the link with this symbol  (  ) will take you to a county office or related office with its own website. Environment and Recreation -- Dedicated to preserving natural resources and recreation options in the county. Preserves open space and the fast dwindling wilderness for future generations. 

Will County Preserves

  • Braidwood Dunes and Savanna Nature Preserve
  • Colvin Grove Preserve
  • Evans-Judge Preserve
  • Forked Creek Preserve - Ballou Road Access
  • Forked Creek Preserve - Butcher Lane Access
  • Forked Creek Preserve - Forsythe Woods
  • Goodenow Grove Nature Preserve
  • Hadley Valley - Bruce Road Access
  • Hadley Valley - Gougar Road Access
  • Hadley Valley - Route 6 Access
  • Hammel Woods - Crumby Recreation Area
  • Hammel Woods - DuPage River Access
  • Hammel Woods - Route 59 Access
  • Hickory Creek Preserve - Hickory Creek Barrens
  • Hickory Creek Preserve - Hickory Creek Junction
  • Hickory Creek Preserve - LaPorte Road Access
  • Hunters Woods
  • Isle a la Cache
  • Joliet Iron Works Historic Site
  • Keepataw Preserve
  • Lake Chaminwood Preserve
  • Lake Renwick Preserve - Copley Nature Park
  • Lake Renwick Preserve - Heron Rookery Nature Preserve
  • Lake Renwick Preserve - Turtle Lake Access
  • Lambs Woods
  • Laughton Preserve
  • Lockport Prairie Nature Preserve
  • Lower Rock Run Preserve - I&M Canal Access
  • Lower Rock Run Preserve - McClintock Road Access
  • McKinley Woods - Frederick's Grove
  • McKinley Woods - Kerry Sheridan Grove
  • Messenger Marsh
  • Messenger Woods Nature Preserve
  • Monee Reservoir
  • O'Hara Woods Preserve
  • Prairie Bluff Preserve
  • Raccoon Grove Nature Preserve
  • Riverview Farmstead Preserve
  • Rock Run Preserve - Black Road Access
  • Rock Run Preserve - Paul V. Nichols Access
  • Rock Run Rookery Preserve
  • Runyon Preserve
  • Sauk Trail Reservoir
  • Sugar Creek Preserve
  • Teale Woods Preserve
  • Theodore Marsh
  • Thorn Creek Woods Nature Preserve
  • Vermont Cemetery Preserve
  • Veterans Woods - Roy F. Hassert Grove
  • Veterans Woods - Traders Corner
  • Whalon Lake
  • Wolf Creek Preserve