Maple’s Moments

Follow along with us as we share our adventures out in the parks of Hendricks County. We’ll share park amenities, park projects coming up and more insider information to help you know more about the 8 different park departments in our county. 

 

Observation HoneyBee Hive

Observation HoneyBee Hive

Support Establishment of a HoneyBee Observation Hive at McCloud Each year, McCloud Nature Park is visited by over 30,000 people.  Our Nature Center welcomes many of those visitors, including school groups, scouts and families eager to learn and experience nature in...

2016 Fall Colors Run

2016 Fall Colors Run

   10K, 5K or 1-Mile  A scenic trail run on the banks of the Big Walnut Creek during the peak of fall colors October 22, 2016 at 9AM (8:45 1-mile) McCloud Nature Park Online Registration is closed.  But join us on Saturday to register between 8-8:30 at the same price....

Arboretum Groundbreaking

Arboretum Groundbreaking

The Arboretum at McCloud Nature Park GROUNDBREAKING  May 6, 2016 McCloud Nature Park  Please join Hendricks County Parks & Recreation and the Parks Foundation of Hendricks County as we celebrate the groundbreaking of our newest attraction - the Arboretum at...

Park 2 Park Challenge & 5K

Park 2 Park Challenge & 5K

The 6th Annual Park2Park Challenge and 5K Run/Walk Relay:  20 miles - 4 team members 5K: Individual or Family Plainfield Recreation and Aquatic Center, Plainfield, IN           Thank you to all who participated in the the 2016 P2P!  It was a successful fundraiser for...

Native Plant & Tree Sale

Native Plant & Tree Sale

Native Plant & Tree Sale April 16, 2016 - 9:00AM to 1:00PM Sodalis Nature Park, Plainfield Online Sales END at Noon on April 14 Hendricks County is going Native with trees, plants, and shrubs! Natives are the perfect addition to your landscape: Thrive in Indiana...