LaPorte County


  I've been through LaPorte County a few times. My impression is that it is wet. Indiana was left a lot of water by the glaciers, and it is still in evidence everywhere around here and the surrounding counties. There's a Springfield Fen Nature Preserve here someplace, too, that's open to the public and shown on the Delorme Atlas for Indiana, but I haven't got it pinpointed yet. A bit of the Indiana Dunes National Seashore leaks into the county from the west, but check Lake and Porter Counties for that.

Barker Woods

Trail Creek Fen

Kingsbury Fish and Wildlife Area

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