Paul H. Douglas Center for Environmental Education

Paul H. Douglas Center for Environmental Education

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Facility Hours
Sunday - Saturday
Memorial Day - Labor Day: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Monday - Saturday
Winter Hours: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Street Address
100 N Lake Street
Gary, IN 46403
(219) 395-1821

GPS Coordinates



Miller Woods Trail Map
Opens Daily: 7 a.m. - 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.
Miller Woods Trail Map

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Visitor Activities

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

Fun Facts

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

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