Oak Ridge Prairie

Oak Ridge Prairie Fall

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

  • Fishing (fee/stocked). No Trout season; Catfish in summer
  • Fishing pier
  • Hayrides (tractor drawn)
  • Hiking trails
  • Open play fields
  • Parking fee (when gatekeeper on duty)
  • Picnic tables & shelters
  • Sledding hill
  • Toilets (pit)
  • Trail head for Oak Savannah Trail
  • Volleyball standards

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Summer Solstice Hike
Natures Fireworks carousel
Pond Exploration Days
Bugs Sunset Smores Carousel
Sunset Hike Carousel
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Maps

Playground