Top 10 Outdoor Dining Places

Summer has arrived, and the outdoor dining options are endless.  Indiana's Cool North has many places to choose from; here are ten of our top choices. Looking for other dining ideas?  Check out our Top 15 Unique Eats.

ADA-Friendly Kayak Launches

ADA Friendly Kayak launch in Elkhart

Brand new in Elkhart, two ADA-friendly kayak launches on the St. Joseph River. Located at Beardsley Park in downtown Elkhart and Edgewater Park just 3 miles downstream, these ADA-friendly kayak launches are the first of their kind in Elkhart County.

Designed to make it easier for those from all backgrounds and abilities.

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


  • 42 Minutes to University of Notre Dame
  • 72 Minutes to Michigan City
  • 81 Minutes to Indiana Dunes

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