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    Live. Play. Preserve.

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    Natural Hendricks County

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    Winter on the Big Walnut

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    Winter Hikes

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    Sodalis Nature Park

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    Visit the Sugar Shack during the Maple Syrup Days at McCloud – March 5th and 12th

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    McCloud Nature Park

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    Enjoy real Maple Syrup at the Parks Foundation Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser – March 5th and 12th

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    Winter Hikes at McCloud, Sodalis and the Vandalia Trail


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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