Why You Should Visit
Amidst the fast-growing community of Fishers is an area blooming with biodiversity. Ritchey Woods is a quick trip for those living in or around the Indianapolis area wanting to stretch their legs and enjoy the beauty of the great outdoors.
North Central Tillplain
State Nature Preserve, 1983
Owned & Managed By
The Town of Fishers
Children's Museum of Indianapolis & Division of Nature Preserves
Surrounded by residential areas, corporations and an airport, the Ritchey Woods was purchased in order to save and protect the biodiversity found at the site. Due to these factors, pollution, runoff and resultant erosion are large threats to the ecosystems that make up the preserve.