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Fort Harrison SP hosts Bark Walk on Sept. 29
Start Date: 9/4/2019
End Date: 9/4/2019
Event Description:

Fort Harrison State Park will host the annual Cowboy Bob and Wrangler Gail Bark Walk on Sunday, Sept. 29, from 1:30 to 4 p.m.

The Bark Walk honors the memory of Cowboy Bob Glaze, an Indianapolis area TV personality, who was a dog lover. His wife, Wrangler Gail, will be at the event. Proceeds will be used to support pet-friendly materials and activities at Fort Harrison State Park and the Fort Harrison State Park Dog Park.

The non-competitive walk will take place on the paved Harrison Trace path. Participants will be able to choose either a 1-mile or 5K walk.

Registration includes park admission for the afternoon, a T-shirt, (additional T-shirts cost $10 each) and an Indiana State Parks collapsible water bowl, as well as access to programs, booths and activities before and after the walk.

There will also be a prize drawing before the walk — entrants must be present to win. Grand prizes include a Fort Harrison State Park Dog Park Pass and a 2020 State Parks Annual Entrance Pass.

Register online at by Sept. 26, by clicking on “Park Specific” and “Fort Harrison State Park” to find the registration link. On-site registration will be available on the day of the event. T-shirts and water bowls will be handed out while supplies last.

For more information, please contact the park Visitor Center at 317-591-0122 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily. Fort Harrison State Park ( is at 6000 N. Post Road, Indianapolis, 46216.

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Contact Information:
Name: Dylan Allison
Phone: 317-591-0122
State calendar entry type:
Press Release
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State calendar classification:
  • Residents
  • Visiting and Playing
  • Agency Name:
  • Natural Resources, Department of

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