Stay 5 nights checking in on Sunday and departing on Friday for $799.00 plus tax. Visit local shops and …more
If you want to enjoy a family outing in the great outdoors, there is an abundance of activities to choose from along the South Shore. If you want to enjoy a family outing in the great outdoors, there is an abundance of activities to choose from along the South Shore. Whether your family likes to play in the water, explore nature or discover something new, the South Shore offers the perfect attraction for a day of family fun.
Water lovers will be thrilled with the South Shore's incredible water parks and beaches. Whoosh down the slides or splash in the wave pool at Deep River Waterpark. Beach-goers will relish the selection of beautiful sandy beaches along the 25-mile-long stretch of Lake Michigan shoreline.
Nature lovers will enjoy watching newborn bison calves romping in the meadows at Broken Wagon Bison in Hobart or exploring the variety of habitats at the Indiana Dunes. Taltree Arboretum & Gardens will enchant young and old with its many trails, themed gardens and special events.
Camping enthusiasts will appreciate the scenic campgrounds along the South Shore. Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park Camp-Resort features themed weekends, recreational programs, swimming and fishing. The Indiana Dunes State Park Campground and the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore’s Dunewood Campground offer easy access to the beach, a variety of habitats and numerous hiking trails.
Knowledge seekers will revel in new discoveries at Fair Oaks Farms, where visitors can learn about sustainable modern farming practices, observe calves being born and watch milk being made into cheese. Learn about the region’s early technology at Deep River County Park’s historic Wood's Grist Mill or see how settlers lived in the 1800s at Buckley Homestead.