Trail 3 is a popular and easy 1.25 mile loop through the northern section of Brown County State Park that holds a couple of interesting surprises. When paired with the 2-mile-long Trail 2, this hiking trail makes for a perfect day hike through the enchanting forest of south central Indiana.Continue reading “Trail 3, Saddle Barn Loop, Brown County State Park”
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Imagine a hike where the coolest feature was at the very beginning of the trail, and everything after that was of decreasing interest. Welcome to Trail 10, where the fire tower is as good as it gets.Continue reading “Trail 10, Fire Tower Hike, Brown County State Park”
This self-guided interpretive hiking trail begins at the Nature Center and follows 27 educational stations ranging in topics from Christmas ferns to Devil’s walking sticks.
Note: Don’t use a Devil’s walking stick as an actual walking stick. Uh, unless you’re the devil. Then it’s okay.Continue reading “Hiking the Discovery Trail, Brown County State Park”
Trail 4 at Brown County State Park in Indiana is a lesser-known trail that connects with popular Trail 7 (Ogle Lake) and ends at Trail 5 in the Ogle Hollow Nature Preserve. It begins at Rally Campground and winds through upland terrain to the headwaters of Ogle Lake before turning east to the Trail 5 junction.Continue reading “Trail 4, Rally Campground to Ogle Lake, Brown County State Park”
If you’re looking for the rare yellowwood tree, Ogle Hollow in Indiana’s Brown County State Park is the place to find it. Follow along with the hiking trail interpretive guide for a relaxing and educational visit to this mesic upland forest.Continue reading “Ogle Hollow Nature Preserve Hike, Brown County State Park”
There are two ways to do this hike, but since you’re reading a hiking blog, you’re probably not the type of person who is going to go the easy route.Continue reading “Strahl Lake Hike, Brown County State Park”
The Trail 7 loop around Ogle Lake at Brown County State Park is a leisurely one and a half mile hike featuring a serene setting nestled among the hills of southern Indiana.Continue reading “Ogle Lake Hike, Brown County State Park”
This four-and-a-half-mile trek of solitude through the southern Indiana wilderness is the perfect low-key affair for recharging your batteries. Here you’ll hike to Hesitation Point and the West Lookout Tower – two of the best views in all of Brown County State Park. You might even get to sample the largest edible fruit indigenous to the United States – the pawpaw, a.k.a. the Indiana banana.Continue reading “Trail 8, Ogle Lake to West Lookout Tower, Brown County State Park”
Don’t let the short distance of this hiking trail fool you. At Jackson-Washington State Forest, you’re in for a workout.Continue reading “Trail One To Pinnacle Peak, Jackson-Washington State Forest”