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McCloud Nature Park

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Great little park

If you live within a 90 minute drive of McCloud Nature Park it is well worth your time to check it... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Terre Haute, Indiana
Beautiful Nature Park

The care to keep this park natural is awesome. They have a bee house, a wetlands area, meadows and... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2017
Indianapolis, Indiana
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  • Average7%
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1 week ago
“Great little park”
16 Sep 2017
“Beautiful Nature Park”
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8518 Hughes Rd, North Salem, IN 46165-9482
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you live within a 90 minute drive of McCloud Nature Park it is well worth your time to check it out. There is a small nature center that hosts guest talks, plenty of parking, picnic tables, and several trails that weave in and out...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 54Nancy54
Reviewed 17 September 2017

The care to keep this park natural is awesome. They have a bee house, a wetlands area, meadows and woods. You can choose easy walks or challenging trails, the views will always be beautiful.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

My first time to this beautiful nature park in the county I live in. Many trails to choose from & the wild flowers attract all kinds of butterflies. It was suggested to hike again in September when the flowers are at their peak and the...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank daisygirl2311
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

First time I hiked in the dark in 50 years! I loved it. Families included school aged children, preschoolers and even a couple piggyback riders. After check-in, the naturalists provided firefly trivia, gave each hiker a bug box, a bug trapper and a glow in...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank MommiKake
Reviewed 23 April 2016

This park is very new, only been existence about 10 years. They have put a lot of effort into it, and it already is a nice place with plenty of trails, nature center and picnic area. The grand plan that is on display in the...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank H7322TZmarks
Reviewed 12 April 2015

great place to let the kids run, close to the city and not exactly like the parks, can walk down to the creek and hang out in the nature center. I think you can even rent a space!

Date of experience: August 2014
Thank TheCaldwells2015
Reviewed 8 March 2015 via mobile

I can't believe we live so close and have never been to this park until today. It is beautiful. Our walk along the snow covered trails was perfect on this sunny March afternoon. Lots of animal prints and many birds to see. Woodpeckers are so...More

Thank IndySig
Reviewed 18 February 2015

Nice small museum. Lots of trails, nice old steel bridge. Scenic along river. Wish I could go more. ..................................................................

Date of experience: June 2014
Thank shrnmiller11
Reviewed 6 December 2014 via mobile

I went to check it out on an cold damp December morning with my dog. Didn't know much about it just happens to stumble upon it on the web and though I would give it a try. Not much in the way of information "signage"...More

Thank Efriggs
Reviewed 4 November 2014

Wonderful park with picnic tables, nature center and many family picture perfect spots. If you love the outdoors, this is a great place to spend your day!

Date of experience: October 2014
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