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July

Awesome Amphibians, Indiana Dunes State Park has been added to your travel planner!
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Awesome Amphibians, Indiana Dunes State Park

Date: Monday, July 16 3-4pm (CT)

Hop on over to find out more about the dunes' native frogs, toads, and salamanders and meet them up-close. Meet at the Nature Center.

Dunes Adventure Camp has been added to your travel planner!
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Dunes Adventure Camp

Dates: July 16 - July 20, 2018 Call for times (CT)

Dunes Adventure Camp for ages 14 to 17. Teens choose from adventurous activities and learn new skills including backcountry survival, nature photography, leadership, and conservation at this 5day, 4...Read More

Free Morning Movies "Summer Series" 2018 has been added to your travel planner!
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Free Morning Movies "Summer Series" 2018

Dates: June 11 - August 03, 2018 10am (CT)

Goodrich Quality Theaters presents Morning Movies Summer Series. The series provides a fun choice of affordable entertainment for kids and grown-ups throughout the summer....Read More

Gabis Arboretum Summer Camp - Growing Gardens has been added to your travel planner!
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Gabis Arboretum Summer Camp - Growing Gardens

Dates: July 16 - July 20, 2018 9am-3:30pm Monday-Friday (CT)

What do plants need to grow and thrive? Learn to grow your own food and dig in to your very own gardens while learning how to keep the plants healthy all year long. Space is limited, so sign up...Read More

Help Feed the Farm Animals at Chellberg Farm has been added to your travel planner!
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Help Feed the Farm Animals at Chellberg Farm

Dates: June 03 - October 28, 2018 4:30-5pm (CT)

Come help a ranger feed the farm animals every Sunday at Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore's historic Chellberg farm. The farm's current residents include cows, pigs, and chickens. The animals are at...Read More

High Tech Scavenger Hunt, Indiana Dunes State Park has been added to your travel planner!
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High Tech Scavenger Hunt, Indiana Dunes State Park

Date: Monday, July 16 10-11am (CT)

Join in a scavenger hunt with a techno-twist. You will learn all about the hobby of geocaching. Prizes for the kids. Meet at the Nature Center.

Indiana Dunes Scavenger Hunt has been added to your travel planner!
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Indiana Dunes Scavenger Hunt

Dates: January 02 - December 31, 2018 Self guided, can be done any day the Visitor Center and park are open

Ready for an adventure? Then do the Indiana Dunes Scavenger Hunt. Pick up the form and map at the Indiana Dunes Visitor Center. You'll be guided to nine great sites in the Indiana Dunes National...Read More

Mission Escape has been added to your travel planner!
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Mission Escape

Dates: January 01 - December 31, 2018 3-11pm Monday- Friday; 11am-11pm Saturday; noon-1pm Sunday

You will be tasked with tackling logical problems and puzzles. You will put out little physical effort and your wit and observation will be the key to your success. Everything you need to be...Read More

Paradox Escape Rooms has been added to your travel planner!
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Paradox Escape Rooms

Dates: January 01 - December 31, 2018 1-7pm Monday, Wednesday, & Sunday; Noon-9pm Thursday & Friday (CT)

Room 1: House in the Woods - Everyone in town knows the creepy old house in the woods. No one, however, wants to talk about it or even find themselves nearby. Your friend, Tim the journalist, wanted...Read More

Survival Escape Rooms has been added to your travel planner!
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Survival Escape Rooms

Dates: January 01 - December 31, 2018 Call of times

Survival escape rooms are the newest escape games hitting Northwest Indiana. State of the art games, fast paced, and exciting! Outsmart aliens, escape dangerous traps and solve cunning puzzles with
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Taltree Railway Garden has been added to your travel planner!
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Taltree Railway Garden

Dates: April 01 - October 31, 2018 10am-7pm (CT)

Featuring dwarf plants and model steam engine trains, the exhibit showcases the impact steam engine trains had on early 19th century US railroads. Check the website for special...Read More

The 3 Dune Challenge has been added to your travel planner!
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The 3 Dune Challenge

Dates: January 01 - December 31, 2018 Self guided, can be done any day that the Visitor Center and park are open (CT)

Hike the three tallest sand dunes on the southern shore of Lake Michigan: Mt. Holden, Mt. Jackson and Mt. Tom. This is a self guided, signed challenge that can be done any time of the year. There is...Read More

1920s Summer History Camp has been added to your travel planner!
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1920s Summer History Camp

Dates: July 17 - July 20, 2018 9:30am-12:30pm (CT)

The Westchester Township History Museum invites kids to its 1920s Summer History Camp! Campers will learn all about life in the 1920s, from baseball to dancing to electricity. There will also be...Read More

Beach Yoga at Indiana Dunes State Park has been added to your travel planner!
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Beach Yoga at Indiana Dunes State Park

Dates: July 15 - July 31, 2018 9-10am (CT)

TThis 60-minute class is for all yoga levels and are taught by the Duneland YMCA instructors. Classes canceled in inclement weather. Things to bring: a mat, a blanket, water, a small towel, maybe
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Feed the Birds, Indiana Dunes State Park has been added to your travel planner!
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Feed the Birds, Indiana Dunes State Park

Date: Tuesday, July 17 10-11am (CT)

Join the Naturalist at the Nature Center to help with their morning shore of filling the bird feeders. Meet at the Nature Center.

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Indiana Dunes

Nature’s Masterpiece

Did you know the Indiana Dunes has a 15-mile coastline with sandy beaches, more than 70 miles of hiking trails and more than 350 species of birds? Explore the Indiana Dunes, then shake off the sand south of the dunes with great lodging, dining, shopping and attractions.