Experience the history of the UGRR in SE Indiana, the routes traveled by runaway slaves and the location of the safe houses that hid them from danger. Learn about the people and places that created Indiana’s Freedom Trails.
Self guided tour. Displays include colorful minerals, rare & unusual fossils, art & cultural exhibits, butterfly collection and much more.
Designated a National Scenic Byway, this portion of the scenic drive hugs the river’s edge among picturesque hills and valleys surrounding the majestic Ohio River.
The first road commissioned by the Indiana State Legislature in 1826, it connected Madison on the Ohio River to Michigan City on Lake Michigan via Indianapolis, the new state capital. The Michigan Road winds its way through fourteen counties and more than two dozen communities. It connects the north with the south and touches all … more
Relive the most significant event in Indiana during the American Civil War, 1861-65. The 185 mile trail follows the footsteps of Confederate Raider John Hunt Morgan’s 2000 men and horses. Part of the route traverses Jefferson County and is highlighted with a campsite in Dupont.
Experience 7 wineries tucked into the beautiful rolling hills and historic river towns of southeast Indiana. We are happy to announce the addition of Holtkamp Winery to the trail!
Founded in 1827, this is the oldest private four-year college in Indiana. The 630-acre campus overlooks the Ohio River valley and offers breathtaking views while taking a scenic drive.
The Kremer House (1850) located in Canaan, is open by appointment and operated by The Canaan Restoration Council. This drive through the rolling hills, farmland and forest of the eastern portion of Jefferson County is magnificent during spring and fall.
This ornate fountain is one of only four remaining of this style in the world. Originally exhibited in Philadelphia in 1876, it was presented to the city in 1886 by the Independent Order of Odd Fellows. Originally cast in iron it was recast in bronze to commemorate the nation’s bicentennial in 1976.