Paul H. Douglas Center for Environmental Education

Miller Woods Trail Map 2013

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Park Facility

Trail Map



Street Address

Douglas Center Miller Woods Trail Map 041.36.22N 087.16.02W 100 N Lake Street, Gary, IN 46403

Visitor Activities:

  • Hike the Miller Woods Trail
  • Attend scheduled programs for groups presented by the national lakeshore & Lake County Solid Waste Management


  • Open daily, 9 a.m.- 5 p.m. Memorial Day through Labor Day.
  • Winter hours, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Monday through Saturday (closed Sundays)
  • Miller Woods Trail opens daily at 7 a.m. and closes 30 minutes past sunset. Park in the west or gravel parking lot if you plan to be on the trail before the Douglas Center opens or closes. The paved parking lot hours are the same as the Douglas Center.

Fun Facts:

  • Building named after U.S. Senator Paul H. Douglas

Driving Direction:

  1. Starting at Highways 80/94, go north on IN-51/Ripley Street for 1 mile
  2. Turn left (west) on Melton Road/US-20, go 1 3/10 mile
  3. Turn right (north) on Lake Street, go 6/10 mile
  4. Turn right into parking lot (after first underpass)
image of a map with route highlighted to the Douglas Center

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