Dumna Nature Reserve Park
This is one of the popular places in Jabalpur with a large variety of flora and fauna. A walk through the park provides a feeling of walking in a forest as it is a forest area with lots of plants and trees. There are many trails here that lead you to various destinations. A lot of nature lovers and wildlife lovers visit here. It is also a favourite spot for children as it allows them to see a lot of animals and birds, as well as a chance to play in the children’s park. The toy train here also is loved by the children as well as the grownups.
Spread over an area of 1058 hectares, the park has a large species of animals and plants that keep you occupied throughout the visit. At some places the trees form a canopy and provide absolute shade and coolness. Jackals, porcupines, chital, spotted deer, monkeys and wild boar are common in the park. A large species of bird are also found. There is a snake park here that fills you with awe.
The hanging bridge in the park is a favourite with all the visitors. Fishing platform is another attraction, where you may be lucky enough to catch a fish. The rest house in the park offers the weary visitors a relaxing time. Tourists also enjoy the boat ride on Khandari Dam, which relaxes the mind and offers a splendid view of the dam and the surrounding area.This is 11 Km long track for cycling.
- Airport Road Near IIITDM,Jabalpur482005 09893663105