News From Terre Haute, Indiana

January 24, 2013

Register now for guided, spring hikes at nature preserves, state parks

News Release

---- — The Indiana DNR Division of Nature Preserves is offering guided hikes at nature preserves across the state on April 20, Earth Day, and May 11 on Mother’s Day weekend.

Registration is open now for the hikes and runs through April 6.

Space is limited, so participants are encouraged to register early.

The hikes are free and start at 10 a.m. local time. Participants will experience spring wildflowers in bloom and old-growth forests.

The hikes are at these state nature preserves: Calli; Eagle’s Crest, in Eagle Creek Park, Indianapolis; Donaldson’s Woods, in Spring Mill State Park, Bedford; Dunes, Indiana Dunes State Park; Olin Lake; Shrader-Weaver; Rocky Hollow-Falls Canyon, in Turkey Run State Park, near Marshall, Ind.; and Warbler Woods, in Fort Harrison State Park, Indianapolis.

For more information and to register online visit