Elliott Woods

Natural Areas: Elliott Woods

State Designated Nature Preserve [#245; 2012]

Skink, a lizard that occurs at Elliott Woods

Skink. Click to enlarge

Elliott Woods offers a pleasant one-and-a-half mile short-stemmed lollipop trail through a peaceful forest. The trail also offers access to two constructed prairies. The footpath meanders, crossing several streams.

Trail Map

trail map

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Vigo County. From the intersection of US 41 and IN 246, then north 1.0 mile on US 41 to French Drive. Turn west and go 4.2 miles to the Prairie Creek Park entrance on the left. Take the first left to the parking lot on the left.

GPS: N 39 17.285 W 87 27.977 (Parking)


At adjacent Prairie Creek Park

Finder Sketch

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Nearby Natural Areas (miles)

Sanctuary Oaks Nature Preserve (8.7)
Dobbs Nature Preserve (18)
Shakamak State Park (20)