Top 10 Winter Outdoor Activities

Indiana’s Cool North definitely lives up to its name in winter. The region is full of amazing activities that embrace this "cool" season, and are the perfect cure for winter blues. The region offers diverse snow and ice opportunities, from cross country skiing or sledding to skating on the ice or pulling fish through the ice.  Winter around here is a real wonderland, complete with winter wonderland lights!  Here's our list of the Top 10 Winter Outdoor Activities in Northern Indiana.  

Shipshewana for Christmas


Christmas in Shipshewana is a festive experience.  Not only will you find the perfect gifts for everyone on your list at the downtown merchants, their holiday décor will put you in the Christmas spirit!

You can find handcrafted gifts, big or small, as well as homemade baked goods and foods that make a special gift for a hostess or neighbor.

Be sure to stay for an evening meal, a show at the Blue Gate, or a drive through the Lights of Joy, because seeing the town at night is something you don’t want to miss!

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