Bailly and Chellberg History Hike Offered at National Lakeshore

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Date: June 25, 2018

Join a ranger at Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore for a hike exploring the Bailly Homestead and Cemetery and the Chellberg Farm on Sundays during the summer from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm.

Learn about early settlers and farmers who came to this region in the 1800s. Meet at the Bailly/Chellberg parking lot. The history hike is offered every Sunday between June 3 and September 2. In addition to this hike, bring the kids out to Chellberg Farm on Sundays during the summer 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 at 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: June 26, 2018

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1100 North Mineral Springs Road
Porter, IN 46304


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