Little Calumet River Trail

Located in the Indiana Dunes National Park, this trail is part of a 3.9-mile network of hiking trails connecting Bailly Homestead, Chellberg Farm, and the Dunes Learning Center. You can pick up a trail map at the trailhead or the Indiana Dunes Visitor Center. The trail passes through the Mnoke Prairie, skirts the Little Calumet River valley, and follows a boardwalk through wet bottomlands before climbing to a hardwood forest and pine plantation.

Phone: (219) 395-1882
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