• Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore

    Indiana Dunes

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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?

log cabin and a three story house with trees behind and grass in front

Bailly Homestead National Historic Landmark was the home of Joseph Aubert de Gaspe Bailly de Messein. Believed to be one of the first non-native residents of Northwest Indiana, he lived on the site until his death in 1835. More...