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5 Indiana Spots on Midwest Living’s Ultimate Bucket List

Midwest Living Magazine has released their Ultimate Midwest Bucket List of 100 things to do in the region, includes five spots in the Hoosier State! See which destinations made the list below. Midwest Living selected Brown County’s gorgeous vistas and Read more >

Indiana Dunes Country: An idyllic place to enjoy winter

By Sarah Maddox I’ve always had a love-hate relationship with winter here in Indiana. The snow is picturesque, but it often lasts for a long time and is typically severe, causing me and many others to stay indoors. But there’s Read more >

Indiana Dunes reaches Final Four of Coastal Livings Best Beach in America contest

The beaches of Indiana Dunes have reachedthe Final Four in Coastal Livings bracket-style competition to crown the Best Beach in America. You can vote for Indiana Dunes at www.coastalliving.com/beachbracket. The semi-final round of voting continues through 4 p.m. Thursday, March Read more >

No, you’re not too late to enjoy autumn

It seems the fall colors are a little delayed this year in Indiana Dunes Country, with the brilliant shades of red, orange and yellow just now starting their breakout. But the good news is that the colors should last through Read more >

Make beach yoga part of fitness weekend in Indiana Dunes Country

The best thing about my recent decision to try yoga on the beach at Indiana Dunes State Park in addition to getting a great workout was that I was rewarded with amazing views of the sand dunes and Read more >

Get to the beach before summer ends; and check out sand sculpture contest

If youve been wanting to enjoy a beach getaway before the summer is over, now is the perfect time to head to the Indiana Dunes and its 15 miles of sandy beaches along Lake Michigan. One of the best times Read more >

Enjoying a vacation or summer camp in one of the nation’s 10 Best spots

Are you still looking for an unforgettable summer trip for the whole family, or an amazing summer camp for the kids? The good news is that what youre looking for is within driving distance. The Indiana Dunes area is home Read more >

A romantic getaway for Valentine’s, or year round

The only thing more special than a romantic getaway on Valentines Day is a romantic getaway on a non-holiday weekend. With a lot of inns and restaurants filling up or already booked for Valentines Day, why not plan some romance Read more >

Autumn is awesome in Indiana Dunes Country

After a summer of splashing in Lake Michigan and hiking the many different trails at the Indiana Dunes, I’m ready for what’s next. That’s because what’s next is just as good! Indiana Dunes Country is beautiful in the fall, with Read more >

The 3 Dunes Challenge @IndianaDunes

My heart rate just returned to normal. So, thats nice. I had the pleasure of traveling up to the Indiana Dunes State Park in Chesterton on June 12 for the kickoff of the 3 Dune Challenge, the premier new outdoor Read more >