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Outdoor Adventures

March is here, and that means that spring is right around the corner. It’s finally time to start planning outdoor adventures again, and we couldn’t be more excited! Nothing beats getting back outdoors and enjoying the sun on your face after a chilly winter. Whether the pace is slow or swift, outdoor adventures are hidden…

Sweethearts Getaway

With Valentine’s Day right around the corner, it is time to start planning a romantic weekend with that special someone. What can be more romantic than indulging in delicious, sweet treats, sipping on fine wine and soaking in a jacuzzi spa? You can find your perfectly passionate trip right here in Grant County. Oak Hill…

Springtime is Here in Grant County

Grant County is the home of “Classic Cool” sports cars, motorcycles, a comic strip cat and an iconic movie star. But the coolest thing that you can do today is to help flatten the curve. With that being said, there still is a cure for cabin fever and that is to enjoy nature! Visiting a…

River’s Edge Family Golf Center

Bring the whole family!  Enjoy the day with us, or spend your evening here. Miniature golf is a great way to connect with your family and friends, and you may just end up with the lowest score!  We also offer a driving range and batting cages.  Try our new foot golf course and see if…

Salamonie Reservoir

11,594 acres and a 2,855 acre lake. This property boasts sixty ponds, marshes and wetlands. The name Salamonie was derived from the Native American word “O-sah-mo-nee,” which means “yellowpaint.” Native Americans made yellow paint from the bloodroot plant which grew in great abundance along the winding banks of the river.  Be sure to visit the nearby…

Mississinewa Reservoir

14,386 acres and a 1,100 acre lake.  Mississinewa Lake, one of the three Upper Wabash flood-control reservoirs, offers excellent fishing, hunting  and boating opportunities in the heart of north-central Indiana. In addition to featuring a 400-plus-site campground and family cabins, Mississinewa was the first state property in Indiana to introduce seasonal camping, where visitors can retain…

Playacres Park

Open year round. Thirteen acre park offers a shelter house, playground, picnic shelters, picnic tables, grills, a lighted basketball court, baseball diamonds and a tennis court. Home of the James Dean Run classic and custom car show each September. Playacres Park  features a 2,000 sq. ft. community building

Matter Park

Open year round. The largest and oldest park in Marion, possessing a strong naturalistic character, is the center for many festivals. Don’t miss the native beauty of the butterfly/wildflower garden! Within the park are softball and baseball fields, grills, restrooms, picnic areas, shelters, playgrounds, tennis courts, a fishing pond, disc golf course, volleyball courts, and a walking…

Meshingomesia Golf & Social Club

Public access golf course.  The 18-hole “Meshingomesia” course at the Meshingomesia Country Club facility in Marion, Indiana features 6,242 yards of golf from the longest tees for a par of 72 . The course rating is 70.3 and it has a slope rating of 120 on Bent grass.  Designed by William Diddle/Clarence Lamboley, the Meshingomesia…

Elks Country Club

Limited public access golf course.  The Elks is a private equity facility golf course with a ‘Accompanied By Member’ guest policy.   The Elks is a fun 18 hole regulation course located at the Marion Elks Country Club facility in Marion, IN. From the longest tees it presents 6,377 yards of golf for a par of…