Coffee Creek Watershed Conservancy


Parks & RecreationNon-Profit

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