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A State Park close to any destination

There’s an Indiana State Park within a one-hour drive of every Hoosier and easy enough to find for out-of-state travelers.

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Brown County State Park

Come mountain bike, camp, hike, swim, fish, ride horseback, picnic and enjoy the natural beauty of the park located in the rolling hills of southern Indiana, just one hour south of Indianapolis.

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Turkey Run State Park

A walk into one of the ravines takes you on a trip through time, for the sandstone gorges represent 600 to 300 million years of nature's handiwork.

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Dunes State Park

While best known for its world class beaches, the Indiana Dunes and its surrounding areas offer so much more. World class cuisine, breathtaking scenery, eclectic nightlife and exhilarating biking and hiking await you on your next trip to the Dunes.

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McCormick's Creek State Park

You can explore the park by 10+ miles of well-marked hiking trails, taking you past unique features like Wolf Cave, Twin Bridges, and the Falls on McCormick's Creek.

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