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Shades State Park Shades State Park is a favorite for hikers and canoeists. Sandstone cliffs overlook Sugar Creek and numerous shady ravines provide the back- drop for a journey through this nature lover’s paradise. Also on the property is Pine Hills Nature Pre- serve, which affords spectacular topography for those willing to take a fairly long hike. From November to March, Shades is open from 8 a.m. to dusk. All visitors must leave the park at dusk. There is no camping available. Overnight camping is available at Turkey Run State Park just 15 miles to the southwest. 7751 S. 890 W. Waveland, IN 47989 765-435-2810 (Information from www.in.gov.) tribstar.com/terrehauteliving August 2018 • Terre Haute Living 39