Top 10 Things to Do That are Ready When You Are

We have searched through our Top 15 lists and pulled together ten things to do if you want to get out, but are not ready to travel by plane.  Most are outdoor, some completely on your own in your car, and others are for smaller groups.  We encourage you to follow current guidelines for face masks, hand washing and social distancing.

LaPorte County Parks


LaPorte County Parks has more than 600 acres of nature’s beauty for your enjoyment at four various locations: Bluhm, Luhr, Creek Ridge & Red Mill.  And your fur baby is welcome to come with you!  Creek Ridge even has a no-leash facility.

In addition to enjoying the wildflowers, you can mountain bike, fish, picnic, or play disc golf.


For information on nearby lodging and  Deals and Packages   Request a Visit Michigan City LaPorte Visitor Guide.


  • 16 Minutes to Indiana Dunes
  • 53 Minutes to Elkhart County
  • 87 Minutes to Shipshewana

(Times vary according to park location)


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