Is there a senior discount for Indiana state park passes?
Golden Hoosier Passports cost $25 and are available to all Hoosier residents 65 and older. There’s also a Golden Hoosier Passport for disabled Hoosier veterans (DHV) who qualify to purchase a DHV license plate.
How many state parks are in Indiana?
24 state parks
The Indiana State Parks system manages 24 state parks and seven small satellite locations, eight reservoir properties, two state forest recreation areas, and two off-road riding areas.
What’s the oldest state park in Indiana?
McCormick’s Creek officially opened as Indiana’s first state park on July 4, 1916.
What is the only national park in Indiana?
While Indiana does have several other nationally-recognized sites, including the Lincoln Boyhood National Memorial, which is also managed by the park service, Indiana Dunes is the state’s first official national park.
Is Turkey Run State Park free?
All visitors to Turkey Run State Park must pay the daily entrance fee or produce an annual entrance permit. Even campers and Inn/Cabin guests must pay a one-time entrance fee (or produce an annual entrance permit).
Is Indiana Dunes National Park worth it?
This park is very nice for a beach day. There are also a good number of trails that you can hike. The Dune Succession Trail is a must! It takes you to a perfect beach for hanging out for the day, and at sunset, you can watch the sun lower behind the city of Chicago.
What state has the most state parks?
California has the most state parks in the country, with 270. There are a total of 3,729 state parks in the United States, with 11 states having more than 100 state parks each. Rhode Island comes in last with just 15 state parks.
What are the 3 national parks in Indiana?
Indiana is home to three National Parks sites: Lincoln Boyhood National Memorial, George Rogers Clark National Historical Park and Indiana Dunes National Park.
How much is it to tube at Turkey Run State Park?
Tube rental ranges from $20-25 and $25 for a cooler tube (this just floats your cooler, you still need to bring a cooler) + $5 refundable damage deposit. Call ahead for reservations and departure times. These tube trips take you through Shades Park.
Where are the best hiking trails in southern Indiana?
Turkey Run State Park – Marshall. The suspension bridge in Turkey Run State Park is both exciting and terrifying to walk across.
How many state parks are there in Indiana?
Brown County State Park,Average annual attendance: 1,360,000.
What are the national parks in the state of Indiana?
Indiana is home to three National Parks sites: Lincoln Boyhood National Memorial, George Rogers Clark National Historical Park and Indiana Dunes National Park. Despite the fact that the three parks are spread out all over the state, we were able to visit them all on our 2019 summer road trip through the Great Lakes.
Where are the Indiana State Parks?
Clifty Falls State Park