• Coffee Creek Watershed Conservancy


    Parks & Recreation

    About Us

    The beautiful, tranquil atmosphere of Coffee Creek Watershed Preserve is located right along Indiana State Road 49 approximately a mile north of the Chesterton/Valparaiso exit of the I-80/90 Toll Road. A few points of interest of this nature oasis are the Chesterton Amphitheater, the Pavilion, Philips Pond, and Weir Bridge. Coffee Creek also has over 5 miles of trails for walking, running, biking, and hiking.

    The Coffee Creek Watershed Conservancy is a 501 (C)(3) Organization dedicated to protecting, preserving and enhancing the remnant biodiversity of the 15.8 Coffee Creek Watershed.

    Video Media


    The Chesterton Amphitheater - Perfect for weddings and concerts!
    The spectacular Fountain in Phillips Pond
    The Pavilion at Coffee Creek
    The Hometown Picnic at Coffee Creek (retired)
    Ecologist Steve Barker with Cardno-JF New during a prescribed burn at Coffee Creek
    Trellis Overlook at Coffee Creek
    Annual 9/11 Tribute
    The Chesterton Community at the 9/11 Tribute at Coffee Creek
    Water quality monitoring in Coffee Creek
    Green-roofed restroom with wastewater wetland cell

    Rep/Contact Info

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    Katie Rizer
    Executive Director
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