Winter Outdoor Recreation in Indiana’s Cool North

In the winter months, Indiana's Cool North truly earns its name with a variety of outdoor activities like ice skating, cross-country skiing, and snowshoeing. While some activities are weather-dependent, seize the days when conditions align perfectly. Moreover, there are specific ice skating opportunities available that don't rely on snow or cold weather, making them a must-see!

Octave Grill - Porter County Burger Winner

Octave Grill


Burgers are taken to a new level at this kitschy restaurant where grass-fed beef is topped with local cheese and more than 25 toppings and unique sauces.

Octave Grill has been serving up their original brand of gourmet burgers since 2010. While their main focus is on the burgers, they also have homemade desserts, an always· changing craft beer selection and awesome sides to accompany the sandwiches. An eclectic destination, from the space and menu, and even down to the salt and pepper shakers of fresh toppings.

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  • 23 Minutes to Michigan City
  • 52 Minutes to University of Notre Dame
  • 63 Minutes to Elkhart County
  • 90 Minutes to Shipshewana

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