Emerald Ash Borer Information

Campgrounds Open!

May 1 - October 31
​Paul Wolff Campground in Elgin
Big Rock Campground in Big Rock​

IMAGE: Camping photo. Shutterstock/JaySi
Forest Preserve District of Kane County Campgrounds are open May 1 - October 31. Family camp sites are available right here in Kane County! You can get away from it all -- without spending it all. ​Paul Wolff Campground in Elgin and Big Rock Campground in Big Rock offer RV sites with electric and water hook-ups, as well as primitive (tent-only) sites. Both campgrounds are within beautiful Kane County forest preserves where, among other amenities, you'll enjoy miles of hiking trails. See our flyer​ for more details!​​


Great Western Trail
​Proposed Expansion

Comments Due: July 31, 2018

The Forest Preserve District announces its intent to extend the Great Western Trail from LeRoy Oakes Forest Preserve, 7/10 of a mile, to the existing trail connection along Randall Road, in St. Charles. The public is invited to comment on this proposed project.

​See the Public Notice​ for further information.
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​​All Public Comments​ must be received at District headquarters by July 31, 2018.​​

Combined Forest Preserve & County Board Meeting Calendar