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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 >

Winter fun at Indiana State Parks

The wide variety of offerings found at state parks throughout Indiana are some of our family’s†favorite outings in the spring, summer and fall. But there’s still plenty to do at these beautiful places, even in winter. Go for a thrilling Read more >

Run Here! Turkey Run State Park

Camping is a perfect way to get back in touch with nature while discovering the history of the land. Turkey Run State Park, in Kingman, Indiana, is a great place to take the family for an outdoor adventure full of 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 >

Experience the beauty of Lake Michigan here in Indiana!

At Indiana Dunes State Park you can experience the pure white sandy beaches, crystal blue water and miles of trails through the dunes of Lake Michigan right here in Indiana.† A great way to spend a weekend with your family, Read more >

Into the Wild: Exploring Indiana’s Only Designated Wilderness Area

Believe it or not, lasagna in a bag actually tastes pretty good — especially after a long hike in the middle of nowhere. Eating dehydrated food cooked with sterilized lake water is just one of several new experiences I had Read more >

Weekend at the White Oaks Cabins at Patoka Lake

Indiana Tourism welcomes today’s guest blogger, PK Kudori: PK {Prabhakar} Koduri is a native of Indiana but now calls Indiana home. An alumni of the famed Indian Institutes of Technology, PK also has graduate degrees in Chemical Engineering and Business Read more >

The Song of Shades State Park Ė A Magical, Mystical Place

Indiana Tourism welcomes today’s guest blogger, Evan McBrooom: Evan McBroom www.evanmcbroom.com There are places in the U.S. where Iíve traveled Ė a special handful of places Ė where Iíve truly felt as through Iíve traveled not only to a place, Read more >