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Finding Wellness in the Forest - Hoosier National Forest

Last fall, participants braved temperatures in the 30s for the first wellness outing.

The Hoosier National Forest and Indiana University (IU) Health Bloomington Hospital have a partnership agreement for a “Health and Public Lands” pilot program.  The goals of the program are to provide therapeutic nature-based experiences for community members on National Forest System lands, and strengthen community ties to public lands. 

The Eastern Region is Aflutter!

Wild hyacinth at Hoosier National Forest Charles Deam Wilderness

In celebration of National Pollinator’s Week, June 17-23, 2019, we invite you to come and visit beautiful gems called Native Plant and Pollinator gardens currently in bloom throughout the Eastern Region.

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