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      Fort Harrison is a state park for many seasons for many reasons. Patrons may enjoy visiting the park year round, especially in winter since Fort Harrison features one of the biggest sledding hills in the area. Spring is the season to walk with the woodland wildflowers in full bloom across the park. Summer is the perfect time for a canoe trip down Fall Creek, the major water feature that runs through the north side of Fort Harrison. Autumn brings warm, sunny days and breathtaking fall colors to this, the last forested corner left in Marion County.

      At Fort Harrison, landscape and history blend together at this unique setting on the north-east side of Indianapolis. The 1,700-acre park features walking and jogging trails, picnic sites, fishing access to Fall Creek and two national historic districts. The former Citizen's Military Training Camp is preserved around the park office in what was once known as Camp Glenn.

      Mountain Biking should take place ONLY ON DESIGNATED MTB TRAILS as all others are meant for Hiking. It took many, many years to get mountain bikes approved off of the paved trails so great care should be taken to follow all trail designations.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      AKA: Schoen Creek Trail
      MTB Parking Lot #2 google parking directions
      Access Info:
      6000 N. Post Road
      Indianapolis, IN 46216
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      Global Ranking
      #1,185
      State Ranking
      #7
      Trails
      7
      Total Distance
      8 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      3 miles
      Total Descent
      1,100 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      840 ft
      Total Vertical
      94 ft
      Reports
      20
      Photos
      10
      Ridden Counter
      66

      Photos of Fort Harrison State Park Mountain Bike

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      Schoen Creek, Indianapolis
      trail: Schoen Creek
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      Feb 8, 2016 @ 8:08am
      Feb 8, 2016
      Schoen Creek, Indianapolis
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