The group bought the 600 acres of woodland in Brown County from a group of investors who have owned the land since the 1980s.
Governor Mitch Daniels says the Goose Pond investment will have environmental and economic benefits.
Mark Newman says the state's current information about tourists is mostly "anecdotal."
The visit is the latest in a series of biannual trips by the Chapel Hill-Carrboro Chamber of Commerce to other college towns.
Local architect Burt Perdue will present his plan for the site, which is he says will be an 'environmentally sustainable' facility.
A non-profit organization that preserves Indiana’s historic landmarks has added several new structures to its most endangered sites list this year.
Bloomington is designated as a Super Celebration Site for fans looking for a place to stay or visit during the week of the Super Bowl.
It has been tough to tell during the economic recovery what it looks like to create a job. But there may be an adventurous answer in Brown County.
Brown County tourism officials must make a guess and do some math to ensure peak revenue from the county's famous fall foliage.
Revenue generated from a 5% innkeepers tax was the highest it has been in 10 years.