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May 11, 2017

 

Explore the sites and sounds of the Indiana Trail 100, where over 400 runners traverse the Chain O'Lakes State Park during Indiana's only 100 mile race!

Indiana Trail 100

Explore the sites and sounds of the Indiana Trail 100, where over 400 runners traverse the Chain O'Lakes State Park during Indiana's only 100 mile race!

May 11, 2017

 

Located in Owen County as part of the Lieber State Recreation Area, Cataract Falls is the largest waterfall in Indiana by volume, dropping 86 feet in elevation.

Cataract Falls

Located in Owen County as part of the Lieber State Recreation Area, Cataract Falls is the largest waterfall in Indiana by volume, dropping 86 feet in elevation.

March 30, 2017

 

Hemmer Woods Nature Preserve features old-growth forest, including Oak and Tulip, some of the only virgin forests in Indiana and a National Natural Landmark.

Hemmer Woods

Hemmer Woods Nature Preserve features old-growth forest, including Oak and Tulip, some of the only virgin forests in Indiana and a National Natural Landmark.

November 3, 2016

 

Founded in 1961, the Pine Hills Nature Preserve is the state's first official nature preserve, featuring old growth forests and the infamous Devil's Backbone.

Pine Hills Nature Preserve

Founded in 1961, the Pine Hills Nature Preserve is the state's first official nature preserve, featuring old growth forests and the infamous Devil's Backbone.

June 9, 2016

 

Established in 1916 as part of Indiana's centennial, Turkey Run State Park was purchased from a lumber company, saving old growth trees for future generations.

Turkey Run State Park

Established in 1916 as part of Indiana's centennial, Turkey Run State Park was purchased from a lumber company, saving old growth trees for future generations.

October 1, 2015

 

Hemmer Woods Nature Preserve features old-growth forest, including Oak and Tulip, some of the only virgin forests in Indiana and a National Natural Landmark.

Hemmer Woods

Hemmer Woods Nature Preserve features old-growth forest, including Oak and Tulip, some of the only virgin forests in Indiana and a National Natural Landmark.

September 4, 2015

 

Spanning 62 miles from Marion through Muncie to Richmond in East Central, Indiana, the Cardinal Greenway is the longest rail to trail system in the state.

Cardinal Greenway

Spanning 62 miles from Marion through Muncie to Richmond in East Central, Indiana, the Cardinal Greenway is the longest rail to trail system in the state.

July 23, 2015

 

For 18 years, the Indiana Dunes State Park has held their annual Sand Sculpture Contest, inviting participants from across Indiana to enjoy a day at the beach.

Sand Sculpture Contest

For 18 years, the Indiana Dunes State Park has held their annual Sand Sculpture Contest, inviting participants from across Indiana to enjoy a day at the beach.

June 25, 2015

 

Recognized as a National Natural Landmark, the Portland Arch Nature Preserve, located in Fountain County, features Indiana's largest natural sandstone bridge.

Portland Arch

Recognized as a National Natural Landmark, the Portland Arch Nature Preserve, located in Fountain County, features Indiana's largest natural sandstone bridge.

August 7, 2014

 

One of the only urban white-water rafting courses in the country, the East Race Waterway has hosted over 300,000 visitors since being constructed in 1982!

East Race Waterway

One of the only urban white-water rafting courses in the country, the East Race Waterway has hosted over 300,000 visitors since being constructed in 1982!

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