Join a ranger-led hike to the historic Bailly Cemetery while learning about the history of the Bailly family. You can also learn about early settlers and farmers who came to this region in the 1800s as well.
Meet in the Bailly/Chellberg parking lot to enjoy a this fun hike every Sunday at 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm. Then you'll have the option to explore the interiors of both historic homes from 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm. The hike is not mandatory. You can meet the hikers at the Homesteads if you prefer. We recommend contacting the Visitor Center at 219-395-1882 for more information.
The Chellberg/Bailly parking lot is on Mineral Springs Road between U.S. 20 and Highway 12 in Porter, Indiana. For more information on this or other programs at Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, visit the Events Calendar at the park website www.nps.gov/indu or contact the park's information desk at 219-395-1882.