A large portion of the Blacklick Valley Natural Area is a forested floodplain that has several small streams, and wetlands.
Emerging Skunk Cabbage
Hiking Trail at the Blacklick Valley Natural Area
Over 6 miles of hiking trails are available at the BVNA.
This trail shelter at the Blacklick Valley Natural Area was erected in honor of David and Penny Russell, benefactors of the property who donated the land to Indiana County in 1995.
Clarke Run Spring Run-off
Six miles of hiking trails await you at the BVNA.
Spring Salamander Larva
Juvenile Water Snake
Sugar Maple Hillside
This was a gravid female that had several eggs visible in its belly.
Hillside at the Parker Tract