A Girl’s Weekend in Indiana’s Cool North

Summer is the perfect time for that Girls Weekend.  Indiana's Cool North has so many options that will meet your groups expectations; grand lakeside accommodations, spas and floats, wineries, and shopping.   Start planning that get together now!

The River Greenway Trail

Pumpkinvine Nature Trail for the Scenic Hikes 2


The River Greenway Trail seamlessly combines the serene charm of the Elkhart River with the lively atmosphere of downtown Elkhart.

Starting at the Elkhart Environmental Center’s trailhead, you can either meander along the picturesque banks of the Elkhart River into the bustling River District or link up with the MapleHeart Trail, leading you further on to Goshen and connections with the Pumpkinvine Nature Trail.

For information on nearby lodging.  Request a destination guide for Elkhart County.

  • 63 Minutes to Michigan City
  • 69 Minutes to Indiana Dunes
  • 94 Minutes to South Shore

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