Did you know that spending just 30 minutes outdoors each week can reduce your risk of depression and high blood pressure by nearly 10%. Get your weekly dose of Vitamin N (nature!) with any of these hikes! Or just come out and explore on your own.
Nature’s Bouquet Hike
Every other Tuesday, June 4-September 24 from 9:30-11 AM
(August 13, 27, September 10,24)
More than 300 species of native plants are found at Gibson Woods, including a variety of rare and unique species. Join a park naturalist for a walk through the preserve to learn more about our native flora. Comfortable shoes and insect repellent are recommended.
Unless otherwise noted, programs are free but donations are always appreciated. Pre-registration is also recommended,call Gibson Woods at 219-844-3188. Homeschool, scout groups are welcome to attend, but families must register individually.
Summer’s Ending Hike
Friday, August 30 from 6-7:30 PM
Summer is winding down for another year. Join us as we enjoy an evening hike around the woods to steal a few more summer moments. Pre-registration required; please call 219-844-3188. Homeschool, scout , and other groups are welcome to attend, but families must register individually.
Check out our other Nature and Hike programs at our Lake County Park sites on our calendar!