Tag Archives: outdoor activities Grant County Indiana

National Public Lands Day Clean-Up

We’ll see you at the Salamonie for this national day of volunteering.  Registration required.  For details or to register call 260-468-2127.

Christmas in July at the Mississinewa Lake

Join us as we celebrate Christmas in July! The fun starts on Saturday with a pancake breakfast and a visit from Santa from 8:30am-10:30am. .  We’ll also celebrate Smokey Bear’s birthday with fun events. Saturday fun includes campsite decorating contest, youth archery shoot at 2pm, water games and cornhole tournament from 3pm-5pm, bike decorating and…

Grant County’s Garfield Trail

Fairmount Indiana is the hometown of Jim Davis, creator of the comic strip Garfield. And Jim Davis’ and Garfield’s presence continue to be felt throughout east central Indiana with Grant County’s Garfield Trail. Visit twelve unique statues of America’s favorite lasagna-loving fat cat, Garfield. Located in Marion, Indiana and surrounding Grant County cities, the statues…

Cardinal Greenway

Enjoy biking, hiking, or jogging along the beautiful portion of the Cardinal Greenway rail-trail project in Grant County. Major trailheads with parking are located in Marion behind Westwood Square on Miller Avenue between 2nd and 6th Streets, at Hogin Park at Valley Avenue and 14th Street, and in Jonesboro/Gas City at the intersection of SR…

Green Acres Campground

Open year round. Conveniently located just off of State Road 18.13 RV sites with water, electricity, and sewage.  Primitive camping available as well. Shady pull through sites. Quiet and relaxing campground featuring fishing pond, large campfire pits, firewood, bathrooms, showers and more.  Check out the Memorial Day Weekend or Labor Day Weekend annual music festivals,…