Leisure and Travel Blog

Category - Outdoor Fun

January 29th is ‘National Plan for Vacation Day’ and now is the best time to get a jump start on planning your next getaway. Before you do, check out what these locals have to say for tips to plan your exciting getaway to southern Indiana. We’re #SoIN, and we think you’ll agree!

Donna Wimbec

Donna Wimbec

News of upcoming auction shouldn’t stop you from visiting both Huber properties

Editor's Note: Good news! You can still enjoy fried chicken, biscuits, apple butter and family fun at Joe Huber's Family Farm and Restaurant. The sale of the business was completed on Nov. 17. It remains in the Huber

A delicious way to spend a day in SoIN

My hands are stained purple with juice. The sun is shining on my sunscreen-slathered neck and arms. My bucket is filling with “black gold.” I’m picking black raspberries, and all is right with the world.

Picking berries

My weekend morning starts as Huber’s Orchard, Winery,

Ask a child to name a big fossil, and they’ll probably give you the name of a dinosaur like T. rex, Diplodocus, or Triceratops.

How many times will someone say a coral or sponge? Probably never – unless they have visited the fossil beds at the Falls of the Ohio.

Fossil beds at the Falls of the Ohio

A few fossils at the Falls can

Are you excited that Abbey Road on the River is just days away? We are, and we're totally stoked about who's performing this year! Here's a preview of some of the 50 bands performing over 250 concerts May 24-28. We're also including a map of Big Four Station Park so you won't miss a beat!

A drive along Southern Indiana’s country roads is simply beautiful this time of year. Regardless if you’re a local or visitor, set your sights and GPS on “roads less traveled” for a memorable fall excursion in SoIN.

Entertaining visiting friends or relatives this summer? Looking for fun things to do not so far away from home? SoIN parks, riverfront amphitheaters, and aquatic centers come alive in May! It’s time to get outdoors and enjoy live music, movies, theater, biking, walking, hiking, and picnics at