Top 10 Must Grab Gifts in Indiana’s Cool North

Need to grab those gifts for the hard-to-shop-for individuals, or that unique gift for a special person? Northern Indiana is full of awesome shopping opportunities. From authentic, locally made treasures, to eclectic experiences you’ll only find in the Cool North.  See our Top 10 list that includes foods, pottery, passes to the Dune's parks, and the unique finds at artisan markets.

Pumpkinvine Nature Trail - Exercise in Natural Beauty



The Pumpkinvine Nature Trail is a great place to get exercise and enjoy natural beauty.

One of the top rated trails in Indiana, it offers scenic vistas for walkers, runners and cyclists.  Trailheads can be accessed in Goshen, Middlebury and Shipshewana.

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

  • 70 Minutes to Michigan City
  • 76 Minutes to Indiana Dunes
  • 95 Minutes to South Shore

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