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Dates: 1/1/2019 - 12/31/2019
City / State: Mitchell, IN
Event Name: Spring Mill State Park
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 112994 2019/Y1325
Distance - Trail Ratings: 5K and 10K - 3C
Description: Daily, dawn to dusk. Carry water. This shaded trail includes uneven paths, stairs and inclines. It passes through an old growth forest, a restored pioneer village and by a grist mill which is over 200 years old. The trail also goes by streams, sinkholes, caves and around a lake. Accommodations and a restaurant are available at the historic inn where you register. No pets are allowed in the village, but an alternate route is available with the directions.
Amenities: Strollers: NO | Wheelchairs: NO | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Bridges - Spanning the USA, Little Free Libraries, Treasure Hunt - A way to walk our precious trails
Start Times: dawn-dusk
Location: Spring Mill State Park Inn (lobby desk)
Start Point / Driving Directions: State Rd 60, Mitchell, IN. On SR 60 approx 18 miles west of Salem and 3.4 miles east of SR37/SR60 junction just south of Mitchell. There is generally no gate fee from November 1 through March 31. The walk box is located in the lobby of the Inn at the desk.
Awards & Fees: A Award
Comments: Entrance fee to the State Park is $7.00 for Indiana vehicles and $9.00 for out of state vehicles. The Indiana Volkswalk Association has an award for our State Park walks that includes a pewter photo award and then a bar for each state park walked. These awards are available for sale in the walk box.
Host Club: Bedford Hiking Club
Contact: Teena Ligman (812) 278-0139
Website: www.bedfordhikingclub.com
E-Mail Contact: tdligman@att.net