• A Natural Hendricks County

  • Bridge at McCloud

    Truss Bridge at McCloud Nature Park

  • Explore nature at the Hendricks County Parks

  • Live. Play. Preserve.

  • Big Walnut Creek at McCloud Nature Park

  • The Vandalia Trail

  • McCloud Nature Park

  • Visit anytime of year


kids-with-fish-squareThe Parks Foundation of Hendricks County is the fundraising partner of Hendricks County Parks and Recreation, leading our community in opportunities to experience the wonder of nature. As the home to three nature Big Walnut Creekparks covering 442 acres, we believe in preserving, enhancing and enjoying the natural beauty of Hendricks County. We hope you will embrace our Parks and share in our commitment to a natural Hendricks County.

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Foundation Seeks Marketing and Events Manager

The Parks Foundation of Hendricks County seeks a Marketing & Event Manager to help with the Foundation’s operations and donor relation activities. The successful candidate will display leadership qualities and enthusiasm and assist with the development and management… Read More

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A Float Through McCloud Nature Park

The Big Walnut Creek runs through McCloud Nature Park in North Salem, Indiana. On June 12, thirteen-year old, Nick Randall, set out to capture video of entire length of the Big Walnut through McCloud by mounting his GoPro… Read More

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