Dunes Learning Center

The Dunes Learning Center gives kids a chance to learn about the Indiana Dunes by being out in nature with the experts. Visit indianadunes.com/events to see what events are happening during your visit.

Phone: (219) 395-9555
Website: http://www.duneslearningcenter.org

Come Visit Us

700 Howe Rd. (N. 150 W.), Chesterton, IN 46304

Phone: (219) 395-9555
Fax: (219) 395-8160

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Heron Rookery West

The Heron Rookery Trail was a Great Blue Heron nesting ground for 60 years. The Great Blue Herons have moved on, but the 3.3-mile trail is a great…

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Heron Rookery East

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Heron Rookery Trail and Reynold’s Creek

Though the heron rookery is no longer active, the 1.6-mile trail is a good spot for viewing other bird species. In springtime, the woods along the…

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Bailly Homestead and Chellberg Farm

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