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A Spring Wildflower Hike

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Date: April 15, 2013
Contact: Ryan Koepke, 219-395-1882

Join a ranger on April 20, from 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm for a leisurely hike in Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore and enjoy the beautiful display of spring wildflowers along the Heron Rookery Trail. Trillium, Spring beauties, and Dutchman's breeches are just a few of the flowers you'll see along this trail that skirts the southern bank of the Little Calumet River near an abandoned wading bird rookery.

Meet at the Heron Rookery's east parking lot. For directions or more information about this program or other activities at Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, contact the information desk at 219-395-1882 or check the park's website at www.nps.gov/indu.


Did You Know?

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On November 29, 2006, Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, dedicated the new Dorothy Buell Memorial Visitor Center. The facility is be shared with the Porter County Visitor Convention, Recreation, and Visitor Commission. More...