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Programs that develop, maintain and make available to the public recreational facilities and grounds which can be used for a variety of leisure-time activities. Included are amusement parks, beaches, camps, public gardens, harbor/marina areas, zoos and a broad range of recreational facilities that are available in community; state and national parks; schools and universities; and other recreational areas.
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County park providing recreational activities
Recreation park with formal gardens, shelter facilities, clubhouse and a fishing lake.
Provides year-round parks programs.
The phone number at the park, available when the facility is open.
1400 acres. Horseback riding, cross country skiing, fishing, trails, open play areas, sand volleyball, vintage baseball, volleyball, water playground, canoe launch, slow river ride, hayrides, water slides, wave pool, recreational equipment, rental, restr ...
There's a lot to do at the Chicagoland's Largest and the Midwest's Favorite Family Waterpark! All of our attractions are designed to provide activities for all ages and intensity levels... from easy flowing river rides to speed slides at near free-fall. ...
Located in the heart of the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, Dunes Learning Center provides exceptional, hands-on learning experiences that inspire community, environmental stewardship, and a lifetime of memories. Our innovative educational programs are ...
The Dyer Parks & Recreation Department strives to provide and maintain quality recreation facilities, parks and programs which enhance the physical, social and emotional well-being of all the citizens of the Town of Dyer. It is vital that the Parks & Recr ...
The East Chicago Parks & Recreation Department will provide essential services, facilities, and programs necessary for the positive development and well being of the citizens of the City of East Chicago, Indiana.
It shall be the purpose of the department of public parks to stress the value of recreation, both active and passive, for individual growth and development. We are dedicated to the common cause of assuring that people of all ages and abilities have the op ...
Promotes the use of native plants in home landscaping.
Hunting, wildlife and bird viewing, biking, hayride tours and canoe workshops make up the majority of recreation opportunities at the Marsh. The levees are also heavily used as bridle trails. GKM, along with Stoney Run and Deep River, are the Lake County ...
Provides recreational programs for Hammond residents.
Organization supporting Hammond parks.
Facilities and programs to meet the leisure needs of all ages.
The Hub Pool will be open on Saturdays and Sundays ONLY beginning Saturday, May 21st, 2011. The pool will also be open on Memorial Day (Monday, May 23rd).
Visitors center: •View lobby displays about Porter County, Indiana Dunes State Park, and Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore •View the Artist-in-Residence exhibit •Watch the short orientation video "Child of the Northwest Wind" •Shop in the Ea ...
To create a botanical environment that promotes world friendship through ethnic gardens, and enhances the lives of visitors by artistic, musical and nature related educational programs. $4.00 admission fee.
Since 1852, The Lake County Fairgrounds of Crown Point, Indiana have been the proud site for the Lake County Fair. In early August, as it has for many years, the fairgrounds welcome thousands of visitors. The fairgrounds provide an attractive setting: his ...
Barrier free trails, fitness trails including handicap, hiking trails, jogging, cross country ski trails. Whihala Beach: About 1/3 mile beach side trail along Lake Michigan’s waterfront. Gibson Woods/Hammond: About 3 miles of wooded trail, fla ...
105 acres. Fishing pier, trails, open play areas, playground, swimming lake, volleyball, water slides, boat rentals, recreational equipment rental, canoe launch, restrooms, showers, concessions and shelters. New wedding pergola and banquet hall at Lake E ...
Neighborhood park hours are from dusk 'til dawn. Please respect the park and others that use the park. Also, please keep the park looking clean. Pickup after yourself and your dogs.
•Barbeque facilities •Barrier free toilets •Basketball •Cross country ski rentals (Dec.-March when snowconditions permit) •Cross country ski trails •72 hole championship disc golf courses open year-round •Fishing (not currently stocked ...
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