Porter West Preserve

  • W Vernal Pike
  • Bloomington, IN 47404
  • (812) 336-5382
Located near West Vernal Pike and State Road 48, Porter West Preserve’s trails feature several ponds, sandstone outcrops, sinkholes, woods, and a spring along the south edge of the woods. The diverse habitat makes this an excellent spot to see a variety of birds, and the wide array of spring wildflowers are spectacular! Owned by Sycamore Land Trust, Porter West Preserve is open from dawn until dusk for outdoor recreation activities like hiking, birding, bird watching, wildlife observation, and nature photography.