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So Much To Do!

Get the whole family in on the fun! There's a slew of interactive activities for everyone in Brown County, take a pony ride or horseback ride, zip line across beautiful hollers and hills, or you can even go gem mining! Activities, shopping, menus, and demonstrations... kids will love it all!

Brown County State Park

Brown County State Park

Address:Brown County State Park 1810 State Road 46 East, Nashville, IN 47448
Phone:812-988-6406
Website:http://www.in.gov/dnr/parklake/2988.htm

Experience Indiana’s largest state park! Nicknamed the “Little Smokies” because of the area’s resemblance to the Great Smoky Mountains, Brown County State Park encompasses nearly 16,000-acres of rugged hills, ridges, and fog-shrouded ravines. The Brown County State Park is a traditional fall color hot spot, with nearly 20-miles of tree-lined roads and many scenic vistas […]

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Brown County State Park Nature Center

Brown County State Park Nature Center

Address:Brown County State Park 1810 State Road 46 East, Nashville, IN 47448
Phone:812-988-5240
Website:http://www.in.gov/dnr/parklake/3301.htm

Stop by the Brown County State Park Nature Center! Housing many interactive exhibits, a bird watching room, gardening exhibits, and other informative displays, the Nature Center is the place to go to get the inside scoop on the outdoors. The Nature Center also offers interpretive naturalist services and programs year-round, such as guided hikes, history […]

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Little Gem Restaurant, Abe Martin Lodge

Little Gem Restaurant, Abe Martin Lodge

Address:Brown County State Park State Road 46 East, Nashville, IN 47448
Phone:877-563-4371
Email:mmyers@dnr.in.gov
Website:http://www.in.gov/dnr/parklake/inns/abe/dining.html

With its rustic charm and quaint elegance, the Little Gem Restaurant is the perfect place to sit back, relax, and enjoy a delicious meal! Choose a good ol’ Hoosier classic or treat yourself to a buffet. The outdoor patio seating offers spectacular views of the park and there are delicious specialty buffets every weekend. The […]

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