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Bailly Homestead / Chellberg Farm History Hike at National Lakeshore

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Date: July 27, 2018

Join a ranger at Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore for a hike exploring the Bailly Homestead and Cemetery and the Chellberg Farm every Sunday afternoon, through September 2nd, from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm. Learn about early settlers and farmers who came to this region in the 1800's. Meet at the Bailly/Chellberg parking lot. In addition to this hike, bring the kids out to Chellberg Farm on Sundays through October 28 at 4:30 pm to help a ranger feed the farm’s animals.
The Bailly Homestead / Chellberg Farm parking lot is located on Mineral Springs Road between U.S. Highway 20 and U.S. Highway 12 in Porter, Indiana. For more information on this or other programs at Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, call 219-395-1882 or visit our website and our Facebook page at

The Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore is one of 417 units of the National Park System ranging from Yellowstone to the Statue of Liberty. Located in Northwest Indiana, the park includes 15 miles of Lake Michigan shoreline and 15,000 acres of biodiverse beaches, woods, prairies, and marshes. Up to 2 million visitors come to the Indiana Dunes each year.

Last updated: July 27, 2018

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