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.  

Sledding at Kesling Park


Load up  the  kids and the sleds and head to the sledding hill in Kesling Park in LaPorte.

The park offers 90 acres with modern facilities including four ball diamonds, six tennis courts, a walking and nature trail, soccer fields, sledding hill, picnic shelters, and a recently opened disc golf course.  But when the first snow finally comes, it’s the sledding hill that you will want to visit!

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  • 31 Minutes to Indiana Dunes
  • 43 Minutes to University of Notre Dame
  • 53 Minutes to Elkhart County

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