109 W 700 N
Valparaiso, IN 46385
Shirley Heinze Fall Bus Tour Details:
Join us for an educational bus tour of several of our nature preserves across three counties on Saturday, October 22, 2016, from 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. The bus will depart promptly at 8:00 a.m. from the Indiana Dunes Visitor Center, located at 1215 N. State Road 49, Porter, Indiana.
Riders will see Dune & Swale habitat, and the Hobart Marsh area in Lake County, the Meadowbrook Reforestation project in Porter County, and Ambler Flatwoods in LaPorte County, among others. Riders will depart the bus for short hikes at select locations.
Staff, board members and guest speakers will provide insights on land conservation and the ecology, geology, and history of Northwest Indiana. Lunch will be provided.
The cost to attend the tour is $35 per person, or $60 per couple.
Reservations are required and may be made by calling (219) 242-8558. Reservations must be made no later than Monday, October 17, 2016.
Seating is limited, so early reservations are advised.
The bus is restroom equipped.