IRAP - IL Recreational Access Program

About IRAP

The Illinois Recreational Access Program (IRAP) is a public access program for specific outdoor recreational activities. It is funded through the USDA Voluntary Public Access-Habitat Improvement Program (VPA-HIP). IDNR has been very successful is applying for and receiving three grants since 2010 for more than $3.2 million to provide this program to outdoor enthusiasts and landowners who see the need for more place to go and for habitat improvements upon their land.