Unplug and recharge yourself by stepping into nature. Boost your creativity and feel happier and healthier after a hike with other nature-lovers. Search for native plants and insects and discover why it’s so important to restore and preserve our forests. Maybe you’ll meet some forestry friends, too!

*For this program students will travel in The Bridge Bus to an offsite location. They will be going to Swallow Cliff Woods - North, located at Cal Sag Road, just west of LaGrange Road in Palos Park. Must have ‘Permission to Transport’ indicated on Student Membership Application (check your Student Portal to make sure).

Program Full   This program is currently full. By clicking above, you will be added to the program wait list.

Important Attendance Policy:

Out of respect to our volunteers, please be sure you can attend the programs you sign up for. Confirmation calls or text messages are made 48-72 hours prior to every program. If you do not respond to our confirmation call within 24 hours of the program, a student on the waiting list will fill your spot. If a student is a "no show" for 2 or more programs, they will be automatically placed on the waiting list for other programs they have signed up for during that semester. 48 hours notice is required for all cancellations.