Top 15 Local Favorites in Northern Indiana
Posted on April 17, 2022 by Indiana's Cool North
History, festivals, and exquisite dining collide in Indiana’s Cool North. We asked locals to list their favorite attractions, events, and activities so you can get the most authentic experience possible on your visit to Northern Indiana. Whether you take in one or go for the full 15, you’ll learn just what makes our corner of the country so special.
East Race Waterway
The East Race Waterway rapids in downtown South Bend rival those of the Colorado River and can generate waves up to six feet or higher. It is approximately 2,000 feet long with a total fall of about 12 feet depending on the flow of the river. Walkways along the course allow family and friends to cheer you on.
And best of all, you can opt for an invigorating experience on the spur of the moment without bringing any of your own equipment along.
- 25 Minutes to Elkhart County
- 47 Minutes to Michigan City
- 52 Minutes to Indiana Dunes