Education Programs

Taltree offers as variety of educational programs, events and exhibits to educate guests about the importance of environment restoration and conservation.

Group Tours

Docent-led group hikes and guided tours are available by reservation only. A minimum of 15 people are needed in order to schedule a guided hike. Please fill out the request form below. Requests must be made at least one month in advance of hike date. Day Hike Cost: Adult hikes (12-20 guests) – $6/person Youth hikes […]

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Spring Break Camp Recap

Spring Break Camp 2017   Taltree’s first Spring Break Camp was a great success. Campers started their week learning about plants and how they grow. Each student created their own “Garden in a Glove”. Camp staff had to replant their “garden” because the plants have been getting so big! On Tuesday, our guest naturalists taught campers […]

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Camp Quercus: Taltree Summer Day Camp

June 12- August 4 8:30am-3:30pm   Back and better than ever! This exciting, outdoor environmental science day camp drives kids wild about nature as Taltree’s 330-acre property is transformed into an outdoor classroom and playground. Children ages 6 to 11 are engaged in hands-on activities in each of the eight themed, one-week camps. Enjoy hikes, art projects, gardening, […]

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Indiana Master Naturalist

Learn about Indiana’s natural resources from fungi to frogs and dunes to swales. Understand how diverse and unique the Great Lakes region truly is.  This Fall, Taltree is offering the Indiana Master Naturalist program. This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with a love for the outdoors who is wishing to expand their knowledge of […]

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Youth Field Trips

Taltree offers a variety of children’s programs to teach about environmental restoration and conservation the native landscape and wildlife of Northwest Indiana.  

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