Family Friendly Halloween in Indiana’s Cool North

Indiana's Cool North offers a number of family friendly Halloween events.  Most are not too scary, and some even include educational components.  Find an event for your family to enjoy together this Halloween!

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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