Fall Color Spots in Indiana’s Cool North

The autumn foliage is about to burst into vibrant color.  You don't need to wait for the peak color to enjoy fall's spectacle; the early changing colors mixed with the contrast of the summer green makes for a stunning look.  If you are determined to wait for the peak color, keep watching around mid-October.   We've gathered some inspiration to help you discover where you can immerse yourself in the glorious colors of fall in Indiana's Cool North.

3 Dune Challenge - a Scenic Trail with a Birds Eye View

The Top 5 Things to Do in Indiana Dunes


Climb the three tallest dunes in the Indiana Dunes State Park, and your reward will be a breathtaking view!

This 1.5-mile trail is the toughest in the park, with 552 vertical feet.  At this height you get a birds eye view, feeling like you are on top of the world.

Take the challenge at your speed.  Choose whether to go all out to complete the challenge in the fastest time you can, or take your time to absorb the extraordinary views available.

For information on nearby lodging. and Dunes Deals.    Request a destination guide of the Indiana Dunes

  • 24 Minutes to Michigan City
  • 36 Minutes to South Shore
  • 81 Minutes to Elkhart County

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