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.

Deep River County Park and Grist Mill

Deep River County Park and Grist Mill


Deep River County Park in Hobart is one of the county’s most beautiful natural sanctuaries, with its autumnal hues adding an extra layer to the scene.  They also offer seasonal hayrides and bonfires.

One unique feature of the park is it’s 1800’s historic Wood’s Grist Mill, where corn meal is still ground using the large mill stones.

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  • 26 Minutes to Indiana Dunes
  • 41 Minutes to Michigan City
  • 79 Minutes to Elkhart County

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