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Snow much fun in Indiana

If you can’t beat Mother Nature, you may as well join her by playing in the snow this winter.  Here are a few ideas of where to enjoy the white stuff in Indiana.

Skiing/Tubing

Paoli Peaks — Paoli, IN
Teachers Ski Free on January 21 and Rail Jam Ski/Snowboard competition on January 22

Perfect North Slopes — Lawrenceburg, IN
High School Late Night Special on January 21-22

Sledding

Bonneyville Mill County Park — Bristol, IN
2 sledding hills mean hours of fun for visitors to this Elkhart County park

Ox Bow County Park — Elkhart, IN
Conquer the small hill, then master the large hill in this park that also offers cross-country skiing trails

Fort Harrison State Park — Indianapolis, IN
In addition to sledding, visitors can try ice fishing and grab a bite to eat at the park’s Inn restaurant

Pokagon State Park — Angola, IN
Adventure enthusiasts must try the 1/4-mile toboggan run that sends you racing toward the finish at 40 miles per hour. (Pictured above)

*Check out this list of other places to sled in Indiana.

Other snowy fun

Buffalo Run Snowmobile TrailSouth Bend, Indiana
BYOSM — Bring your own snowmobile. Rental not available.

Check out other Indiana snowmobile locations here.

Snow Maze/Labyrinth Day — Indianapolis Museum of Art
Saturday, January 15, 10am-12pm
Fun for kids and grown-ups ages 6 and older. Bring a shovel and help artists dig a snow maze.

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Written by : Amy moved to Indiana for college in 1988 (Go Bulldogs!) and has never left. Married with three children, she's always on the lookout for fun and affordable things to do in Indiana. Elsewhere on the web, you can find Amy at The Fourth Frog Blog and All Things Aging. Amy receives compensation from the Indiana Office of Tourism Development for blogging. For more information, see our FTC Disclosure page.