Summer Shopping in Indiana’s Cool North

In the leisurely days of summer, indulging in shopping remains a cherished pastime. Discover the charms of new communities while perusing through their shops! Indiana's Cool North offers a multitude of choices, ranging from delightful boutiques and artisanal stores to outlet malls. You might stumble upon a newfound favorite that will beckon you to return time and again!

Trail 9 at Indiana Dunes State Park

Trail 9 at Indiana Dunes State Park


If you are looking for some of the best views of the dunes, then Trail 9 at the Indiana Dunes State Park is your trail!

Winding through the woods, the trail ascends picturesque dune ridges on two separate blowouts.

USA Today named Trail 9 as one of the best places to hike in Indiana.

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  • 15 Minutes to Michigan City
  • 30 Minutes to South Shore
  • 62 Minutes to Elkhart County

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