Heron Rookery East

Fishing access at GPS Coordinates: 41.6697402, -86.9515129

Amenities: Family Friendly, Fishing, Group Friendly (20+), Pet Friendly (on leash), Birdwatching, Hiking, Wildflowers, Wildlife Watching

Phone: (219) 395-1882
Website: https://www.nps.gov/indu

Come Visit Us

1336 N. 600 East, Michigan City, IN 46360

Phone: (219) 395-1882

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Central Avenue Beach

This beach is surrounded by a buried forest created when wind-blown sands inundated the trees. It is also a great place to hike flower-filled fields,…

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Tremont Picnic Area

Enjoy a picnic under a picnic shelter at this wooded picnic area and watch the trains go by. This picnic area has picnic tables and restrooms.

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Bailly Homestead and Chellberg Farm

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Paul H. Douglas Center for Environmental Education

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