Outdoor

Top Hiking and Biking Trails

Those seeking a wholesome and healthy activity need look no farther than the state’s ever-expanding offerings of biking and hiking trails. A treasure trove of opportunities awaits as an exceptional means of exploring urban, suburban and rural settings.

Family Fun

Top Outdoor Destinations for Adventure Travel

Fresh air and physical exercise: a boon for both heart and soul. A bit of adventure provides an additional layer of benefits; most of all, a whole lot of fun. 

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Check In Check Out

Explore 3,000+ acres of wide-open spaces that were made for social distancing. Sleep in. Tune out. Recharge, refresh. And find a little clarity when you lose yourself for a bit.

Culinary

Indiana Culinary Trails

Indiana Foodways Alliance helps foodies and travelers find the best local eateries. Since 2007 the Alliance has promoted restaurant trails winding throughout the state that are devoted to certain foods. The organization lists restaurants that serve a specific type of food, lines them up on the map by location, and encourages people to follow the trail, eating their way along.

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Escape to French Lick Resort

A break from everything life has thrown at us. An escape to somewhere a little quieter and a little simpler. Where our idea of multi-tasking is enjoying a cocktail and a scoop or two of ice cream while rocking away the evening on the veranda.

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Hospitality Heroes

Switching gears: Hand sanitizer instead of whiskey. Ventilators instead of auto parts. Carry-out instead of in-restaurant meals, often free. And millions of face masks. Made in America 2020.

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Travel while Social Distancing

Social distancing, face masks, hand sanitizer: de rigueur in these times of the coronavirus pandemic. Travelers are finding their wanderlust can co-exist with CDC recommendations.

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Explore Small-Town Charm in Brookston Indiana

Brookston’s proximity to Lafayette and Purdue University make this community a haven for those looking for small-town living with access to a major market area. Don’t be fooled by the size of Brookston...be amazed at all that’s packed into this family friendly destination!

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Momcation

Moms are the unsung heroes of the coronavirus pandemic, the ones who held it all together when the world seemed to be falling apart. Husband at home? Kids to coach through eLearning? A job to do remotely? No problem. So now it’s time to give yourselves a break, and what better reward than to grab a couple of girlfriends and head out for a “Momcation.”

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Escape to Pulaski County

Numerous campgrounds and outdoor adventure parks offer loads of activities and fun or just a place to get away from it all. Spend your days canoeing, biking, horseback riding, hiking, ZORBing, playing bubble soccer, laser tag, paintball, or just enjoying nature.

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Plan a Charming Fall Getaway to the Grant Street Inn in Bloomington

This fall make plans to drive through South-Central Indiana for some over the top sight-seeing opportunities while the color oasis lasts! The Grant Street Inn is a luxury boutique inn that offers one-of-a-kind rooms, outstanding hospitality, and a bountiful homemade breakfast.

Arts

Murals in Northeast Indiana

Northeast Indiana's Make it your Own Mural Fest featured large scale murals by national and international artists. Participating counties have put together some fun road trip itineraries, designed to bring together art, outdoor recreation, history, and travel.

Arts

Muncie’s Minnetrista opens Bob Ross Experience

The country’s most famous painter’s story is coming to life in what will be a permanent exhibit in the former WIPB studios. Dubbed “The Bob Ross Experience,” the exhibit features the actual studio where Ross painted during the taping of his show from 1983 to 1988.

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Turner Woodard's Wasatch Lake Retreat

Tuner Woodard's Wasatch Lake Retreat is the perfect getaway destination! Just one hour southwest of Indianapolis in Owen County, this 300 acre private woodland is open year round and offers the tranquility of lake front and wooded cabins nestled around a 50 acre stocked lake.

Outdoor

Let the Spirit Move You

Hoosiers are finding unique ways to let the spirit move them, literally. They’re sharing their faith in unconventional places, many times off the beaten paths. Many of the faithful have been brought together over their specialized interests and hobbies. All agree the resulting worship experiences are gratifying and refreshingly outside the norm. Many worship times are actually held in the great outdoors, to enjoy nature.