Outdoor Adventure Archives - Brown County, Indiana

Outdoor Adventure

Enjoy all the recreation and beauty Brown County has to offer on a one-of-a-kind outdoor adventure!

Whether it's hiking, mountain biking, bird watching, horseback riding, golfing, or canoeing, Brown County is the perfect place to experience the exhilaration, refreshment, and down-to-earth perspective that only the great outdoors can provide.

Brown County Saddle Barn

Brown County Saddle Barn

Address:Brown County State Park 1810 State Road 46 East, Nashville, IN 47448
Phone:812-988-8166
Website:http://browncounty-saddlebarn.com

Trail ride in the beautiful Brown County State Park! Head to the Brown County Saddle Barn for a horseback riding experience in the hills. Choose from 35-minute or hour-long rides. Kiddos under 7 can also enjoy parent-assisted pony rides. Every Friday and Saturday evening late May through June, there are even hayrides through the park!

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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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Hoosier National Forest

Hoosier National Forest

Phone:812-275-5987
Email:r9_hoosier_website@fs.fed.us
Website:http://www.fs.usda.gov/hoosier

The Hoosier National Forest, in the hills of south central Indiana, provides a wide mix of opportunities and resources for people to enjoy. Rolling hills, back-country trails, and rural crossroad communities make this 202,000-acre forest a favorite! Hoosier National Forest has 27 different trail systems (over 260 miles of trails) varying from .8 miles to […]

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Nebo Ridge

Nebo Ridge

If you’re looking for the classic Indiana backcountry singletrack trail, look no further than Nebo Ridge! Your ride will be scenic, secluded, and peppered with juicy technical challenges. Featuring long climbs and some gratifying downhill sections, Nebo Ridge is the experienced rider’s first choice when visiting Hoosier National Forest. Reaching this trail is more difficult […]

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Rawhide Ranch USA

Rawhide Ranch USA

Address:1292 State Road 135 South , Nashville, IN 47448
Phone:812-988-0085
Email:info@rawhideranchusa.com
Website:http://www.rawhideranchusa.com

An over 50-acre haven for relaxation and fun, head to Rawhide Ranch for lodging, horseback riding, zip lining, Tipi camping, cowboy games and more! The only dude ranch around, you won’t find anything else like it in Brown County or anywhere else in the state for that matter. Bask in the beautiful surroundings as you […]

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Schooner Valley Stables

Schooner Valley Stables

Address:2282 State Road 46 West , Nashville, IN 47448
Phone:812-988-2859
Email:schoonervalleystables@gmail.com
Website:http://www.schoonervalleystables.com

There’s no way better to get out and explore Brown County than on the back of a horse! Take in the natural beauty of the forest and have a little fun…no cowboy boots necessary! Whether you are a greenhorn or an experienced rider, Schooner Valley Stables has a horse that will suit your needs. Schooner […]

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Yellowwood State Forest

Yellowwood State Forest

Address:772 South Yellowwood Road , Nashville, IN 47448
Phone:812-988-7945
Website:http://www.in.gov/dnr/forestry/4817.htm

Yellowwood State Forest is located 7 miles west of Nashville and 10 miles east of Bloomington, just north of State Road 46. The forest’s 23,326 acres offer many recreation opportunities for people of all ages and skill levels. With three pristine lakes, hiking, horse trails, abundant wildlife, and primitive overnight campsites, Yellowwood has everything to […]

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