Forest Preserve District of Kane County shelters are available for rental on a first-come, first-served basis. Kane County residents may submit shelter rental requests as early as January 2 of each calendar year. Nonresidents may submit shelter rental requests as early as February 1 of each calendar year. Shelters must be reserved no later than 10 business days prior to an event. Larger events may require our Special Use Permit and Forest Preserve Commission approval, and should be submitted 90 days prior to event.

For smaller shelters, reservation fees are $35 per day for in-county residents; $50 for out-of-county residents. Some of our more popular small shelters include those at:

For larger shelters accommodating over 51 people, reservation fees are $50 per day for in-county residents; and $75 per day for out-of-county residents. Some of our more popular large shelters include those at:

For more information, please email us or call 630-232-1242.

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