Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center

Overlooking Long John Slough, this facility of the Cook County Forest Preserve District is surrounded by excellent habitat easily reached on foot.

Numerous land and waterbirds migrate through the area, and over 80 species are known to breed here.

Also includes a new visitor center with additional live animals and exhibits, children’s activity room, and more

Forest Preserve web page

9800 Willow Springs Road, Willow Springs, 60480