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It was known simply as the Highlands from the 1850s when the Johnston’s acquired 53 acres of swampy land until the town was incorporated April 4, 1910 simply because it had a sandy ridge that rose above the marsh.
Things to do:
Highland’s Heron Rookery: Enjoy birdwatching at the Heron Rookery where Highland's native birds, Blue Herons, Killdeer, Redwing Black Birds, ducks, Canadian Geese, and Great White Egrets, reside. http://www.highland.in.gov/HeronRookery.
The Erie Lackawanna Trail: Travels nearly 18 miles between Hammond and Crown Point, part of the trail rolls through Highland. Two former rail junctions whose early fortunes were tied to the tracks carrying people and goods to and from Chicago. Despite traveling through the densely populated Chicago metropolitan area, the trail is bordered by green space and visits wetlands and parks along the way.
Where is Highland?
Highland lies just south of the Borman Expressway. U.S. Route 41known locally as Indianapolis Boulevard, is a major north-south artery in the town. Due to Highland's proximity to Chicago, several other Interstate and U.S. highways are within a 20-mile (32 km) radius. The commercial airport closest to Highland is the Gary/Chicago International Airport in Gary, but most Highland residents and visitors travel from Chicago's O'Hare International Airport or Chicago Midway International Airport. Highland is host to Coach USA 8144 Indianapolis Blvd., Highland, Indiana, which offers transportation to O'Hare or Midway Airports.