On October 9, 2016, the Indiana Bicentennial torch passed through Porter County. The ceremony at Indiana Dunes State Park was picture perfect as we celebrated all of the great things that make Porter County part of the Hoosier state and it’s 200 year history. Our destination concierge, Elizabeth, rode along with the state trooper car … Continued
By Ken Kosky Looking for spring break fun or want to get a head start on ideas for summer fun? There’s plenty to do at the Indiana Dunes and the surrounding communities – like Chesterton, Portage and Valparaiso. Kids can become Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore Junior Rangers by stopping by the Indiana Dunes Visitor Center, located … Continued
A nice blanket of snow is now covering Indiana Dunes Country. Do you know what that means? It means the time is right for cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, sledding and other winter fun at The Indiana Dunes and surrounding areas. Skiing enthusiasts will find miles of trails through a variety of terrain. Just be sure to … Continued
The staff at Indiana Dunes Tourism has compiled some of the best places in Porter County to experience the autumn colors and they are inviting people to enjoy a colorful fall drive or hike. The fall foliage spots that the tourism bureau assembled were all suggested by people who live in and enjoy Porter County. … Continued
Did you know the Indiana Dunes has a 15-mile coastline with sandy beaches, more than 70 miles of hiking trails and more than 350 species of birds? Explore the Indiana Dunes, then shake off the sand south of the dunes with great lodging, dining, shopping and attractions.