Oak Ridge Prairie

Bird house in tall field
bike riding
Oak Ridge Prairie Fall
Oak Ridge Prarie CSRI

Oak Ridge Prairie with its 965 acres, is the regional hub for both the Oak Savannah and Erie Lackawanna Trails. From the park, you could take a bike trail up Hammond, over to Porter County, or down to Crown Point. Additionally the park features two large playgrounds, a sledding hill, and 5 miles of hiking trails. The prairie is home to many native plants and animals.

Address301 South Colfax Street
Griffith, IN 46323

HoursPark open 7 a.m. to sunset year round

Phone

Maintenance: (219) 552-0033

features of Oak Ridge Prairie

  • Parking fee (when gatekeeper on duty)
  • Fishing / Fishing pier
  • Seasonal Hayrides (tractor drawn)
  • Hiking trails (paved and dirt) 
  • Open play fields
  • Picnic tables & shelters
  • Sledding hill
  • Toilets (pit)
  • Trail head for Oak Savannah Trail
  • Volleyball standards

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Maps

Playground