• Bridge at McCloud

    Live. Play. Preserve.

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    Natural Hendricks County

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    Native Wild Flowers

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    The Big Walnut Creek

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    Sodalis Nature Park

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    Partner with us to enrich our Parks and Programs.

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    Miles of natural trails.

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    The magic of McCloud.

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    The prairie at McCloud Nature Park


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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