Iron Horse Heritage Trail

The five-mile Iron Horse Heritage Trail runs east-west through the City of Portage, from Imagination Glen Park east (where the Iron Horse connects with the Prairie Duneland Trail) west to Hamstrom Road.

Phone: (219) 762-1675
Website: http://www.inportageparks.com

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State Road 149, 3/4-mile S. of US Hwy 20, Portage, IN 46368

Phone: (219) 762-1675
Fax: (219) 841-9017

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