Weekend to Wonder

Along the highways and byways of Indiana Uplands, dreams come alive. Across the 203,000 pristine acres of trails and campsites that form Hoosier National Forest; along the Lawrence Barn Quilt Trail and the stretches of shore of Lake Monroe; while sampling decades-aged Uplands wine, you’ll discover just what makes this land remarkable. From weekend to wonder, this is Uplands Made.

Stay

Campgrounds and Courtyards

Luxurious West Baden Springs Resort. Bed and breakfast in small-town Nashville. At every pace, for every family, in every community, you’ll encounter the home-grown hospitality that makes Uplanders proud.

    Enchanted Lake Lodge
    Canyon Inn
    Blueberry Hill Estate
    Winfield West B&B
    French Lick Resort
    and more…!

Shop

Budget to Boutique

With the diversity of craft in the Uplands, take advantage of artisan candy and handcrafted Amish goods, farmers’ market finds and busy urban shopping centers, rustic antiques and locally sourced materials—all cornerstones of a broad and beautiful marketplace that says: I’m Uplands Made.

    Brown County Antique Mall
    Crane’s Leather and Shoe Shop
    Nate’s Candy Jar
    Nine Dragon Pottery & Bonsai
    Blue Boy Chocolates
    Fallen Leaf Books
    Fox Hollow Gallery
    And MORE…!

EAT & DRINK

Dined and Dazzled

Let our cultural roots guide you as you eat, drink, and savor your way across the Uplands. From state-favorite steaks to expertly crafted wines, German-inspired entrees to fresh-from-the-farm appetizers, your palate will tell you what we already know: for all cravings delightful and delicious, find them Uplands Made.

    A TRAIL OF WINERIES
    International Cuisine
    Farm-to-table hot spots
    Breweries and Distilleries
    and more…!

THINGS TO DO

Hills to High-Speed

Mountain explorers, cyclists, leaf peepers, music lovers, bird watchers, kayakers, hunters, listeners, swimmers, dip-your-toe-in-the-lake-ers—across the Uplands, your leisure is our pleasure. Whether it’s a visit to Salem Speedway, a weekend at Hoosier State Forest, a day exploring caves, or a raucous evening among basketball fans, your opportunities are as open as our rolling hills. Wander to wilderness: This is Uplands Made.

    “Castle on the Hill” Monastery
    Lawrence Barn Quilt Trail
    SCULPTURE TRAIL
    B-LINE TRAIL
    Uplands PEAK Sanctuary

    Marengo Cave
    Thousands of running trails
    The little 500 bike race
    THE HILLY HUNDRED
    THE IU OPERA

  • And MORE...!