Do you have someone on your holiday gift giving list who is most at home in a tent or whose idea of a good time is a 5-mile hike? The Indiana Department of Natural Resources has some ideal gifts for you to consider.
2010 State Park Permits: Only $36 for Indiana residents and $46 for non-residents, this permit admits non-commercial vehicles, driver and passengers, or two motorcycles to the DNR properties which charge a gate fee. Good from January 1 until December 31, 2010. This permit may be used at Falls of the Ohio Interpretive Center for up to 5 people per pass per visit. May not be used at Indiana State Historic Sites.
Outdoor Indiana magazine subscription: Now in its 75th year of publication, Outdoor Indiana brings you feature stories and color photographs of Indiana state parks, historic sites, trails and more. Buy a one-year subscription for $12 and save $6 off the cover price!
If you really want to spoil someone, go for the $99 Holiday Gift Pack that includes the 2010 Resident Entrance Permit, $50 State Park Inns gift certificate (can also be increased to $100), Outdoor Indiana subscription, and Indiana State Parks: Treasures in Your Own Backyard DVD. The package price saves you $20 over the cost of buying each component individually.