Posted in November 2016

Burn Ban on Knobstone Trail in Jackson County

From the DNR’s Knobstone Trail page (http://www.in.gov/dnr/forestry/4224.htm): Attention Knobstone Trail users. Washington County has issued a burn ban prohibiting all open flame burning due to dry conditions. Until further notice, no campfires or open flames are allowed between Delaney Park Trailhead and Leota Trailhead. Additionally, there are to be no campfires or open flames between Read more »

Tecumseh Trail Closure 11/14/16

A two mile section of the Tecumseh Trail will closed for a timber harvest on Monday November 14. The closed section begins at the Crooked Creek Handicapped Hunter parking area and ends at Panther Creek at the Hoosier National Forest boundary. This section will remain closed until further notice. UPDATE 1/2017: This section of the Read more »

HHC Third Saturday Work Day November 19th

Hi Everybody, On Saturday, November 19th, the Hoosier Hikers Council will be back at the Laura Hare Nature Preserve at Downey Hill where we’ll continue working on the scenic south section of this new trail. If you haven’t seen the property, here’s a link to a video showing an overview of the preserve: http://www.limestonepostmagazine.com/downey-hill-a-brown-county-gem-in-peak-season-by-air/ Please Read more »