The Shawnee National Forest is located in the southern part of Illinois.
Where is this Forest?

Bat Week October 24-31, 2016Bell Smith Springs Monarch Butterfly 2017 Every Kid in the Park Mallard Ducks




Wildflower Guided Walks

Dwarf Larkspur

Download the 2016 wildflower walk schedule to a variety of locations within the Shawnee National Forest and led by Botantist, Chris Benda.


Cretaceous Hills Ecological Restoration

A draft envrionmental impact statement is being developed for this landscape restoration project.

Shawnee NF Mobile Tour

Sample of Mobile Tour Sign

Access interesting and fun facts about Shawnee National Forest sites using the New Mobile Tour.