Places to Go: Nature Fun in the Winter

Winter may seem quieter, but there is still just as much to explore outside in this beautiful season!

Sorted by county, there's something for everyone this winter season!

Allen County:
Metea County Park and Allen County has events all year incluidng the winter season! Join a Winter Solstice Hike or find another activity that works for you!
For more information, visit the event site.

Boone County:
Zion Nature Center has lots of events this winter! Create Nature Ornaments, kids naturalists programs, and more! There's always lots of fun ways to connect with nature here.
For more events and information, visit the event site.

Hamilton County
Cool Creek Nature Center
hosts storytimes, Science Saturday, and more to engage with nature in the winter season! Find a day and activity that works for you and connect with our natural world.
For more information, visit the event site.

Conner Prairie always has a lot going on! Join in this winter for playtime on the prairie, story telling events, and other great activities!
For more information, visit the event site.

Franklin County:
Brookville Lake is hosting a 1st Day Hike! Join them to get the new year started off in nature! 
For more information, visit the event site.

Jackson County:
Muscatatuck National Wildlife Refuge
has events every month! Find one you want to check out - there's something for everyone.
For more information, visit the event site.

Marion County:
Holliday Park: There is always lots to do at Holliday Park! Join them for a Beastly Brunch, Meet a Critter Monday, or any of their other great family activities!
Find more information by visiting the event site here.

Indianapolis Zoo has great Saturday Science programs! Grab your family and come learn about what animals live in your backyard, polar bears, primates, and more! Or join the fun durning family overnight adventures!
For more information visit the program page.

St. Joseph County
Rum Village Nature Center
has lots of activities coming up in the new year! Be sure to check out programming and activities from winter birds, snow animals, winter hikes and more!
For more information, visit the activities page.

Union County
Whiteriver Memorial State Park
is hosting a 1st Day Hike! Get outside and start the new year off with nature!
For more informatin, visit the event site.