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Tag Archives: Boating

Picture Perfect: A Day at Chain O’ Lakes State Park

Indiana is blessed to have 25 state parks, 16 state forests, 10 state lakes, and numerous reservoirs, state recreational areas, and nature preserves. Although there are state parks for any time of year, my favorite time to visit Indiana’s natural Read more >

Brookville Lake

To end the summer with a bang, my family planned one final camping trip for the year. I wanted to visit someplace new, but that wasn’t too far of a drive. Since I knew the temperatures might still be pretty Read more >

Cooling Off on the Indiana Cave Trail

It’s just one of those Indiana days when it’s so hot you feel like you can’t catch your breath. I’m fairly certain the water in our backyard baby pool might start to boil if I keep it in the sun Read more >

4 Summer Vacation Ideas

As the school year is winding down, I know many families are making plans for summer vacation.†Since gas is hitting $4 a gallon, spending a week or two closer to home is a great†option this year. Iím a water person, Read more >

Hiking, biking, fishing, boating; Brookville Lake has it all.

Brookville Lake is a beautiful lake situated in southern Indiana that encompasses over 5,000 acres, surrounded by beautiful wooded scenery and camp grounds. A great place for camping, fishing, hunting, boating and other water sports, Brookville Lake is the perfect Read more >

A Floating Cabin on Patoka Lake

As a long-time fisherman, I always judge a lake on two things: fishability and scenery. I’ve fished in a number of different lakes around the state, and they all look the same: lots of water and lots of houses. My Read more >