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Meet your Neighbors: Kyra Ball

By on April 26, 2017

Meet Kyra Ball! Kyra is currently attending Purdue University working toward a major in Food Science and a minor in Forensic Science. While at school, she is also competing as a part of the Women’s Purdue Cross Country and Track team. At home, in Ogden Dunes, she lives with her family of five…


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Trails & Beaches

Wildflowers at Warren Woods

By on April 24, 2017

This past weekend was our second annual Spring Ephemeral Hike led by Steve Sass. The day was sunny and beautiful and many flowers were in full bloom. We were welcomed by trilliums and spring beauty as we hiked through Warren Woods State Park. Steve talked about many flowers, insects…


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Trails & Beaches

The Trails at West Beach

By on April 21, 2017

Last week we posted some photos of Succession Trail at West Beach and many people were curious about it, so we decided to highlight two trails in the West Beach area that we think you will enjoy.

Succession Trail:
Succession Trail is about a one mile loop complete with stairs (lots of stairs),…


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Guest Bloggers

Ramp Awakening (#RampWoke)

By on April 20, 2017

Submitted by: Matt Cunningham

Growing up in the area, I’ve culled a few favorite paths in the dunes, and I’ve stuck to them. Being from here led me to an unconscious complacency despite an outward enthusiasm.

Ironically, I was awakened on a day many celebrate as Easter. Having attended parochial schools,…

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