Do you want to eat where the locals eat? Do you want to see the many Barn Quilts that are sprinkled throughout LaGrange County? Do you want to visit Amish shops and find unique treasures along the way? Our Off the Beaten Path trail may be just what you are looking for to discover a unique backroads tour and unwind through the quiet tranquility of the Amish countryside.
There is more to LaGrange County than just great food and unique shopping! We offer outdoor recreation options like kayaking, golfing, hunting, biking, swimming and more – Northern Indiana’s abundant resources and natural beauty will take your breath away day after day.
Our exciting outdoor adventures take place on nature trails, lakes, and rivers offering a memorable time to reconnect with family and friends. This includes our county parks that allow you to get out and explore recreational activities such as archery, fishing, picnics, public beaches, disc golf, nature preserves, and much more.
With over 70 lakes and miles of navigable rives, LaGrange County is a great destination for summer fun on the water! We offer several water sports options that the whole family will enjoy. Whether you are interested in boating, canoeing, kayaking, swimming, you will never run out of ways to enjoy the H2O here!
The Pumpkinvine Nature Trail officially opened their extended trailhead in downtown Shipshewana, providing visitors with a great way to experience the beautiful countryside, views of Amish farms, and enjoy the great outdoors whether it’s walking, biking, or skating.
Stay and play in LaGrange County! Bring the family and plan to stay overnight for a day or two while you enjoy the outdoors, shopping, and more. We have several options such as cabins, campgrounds & RV parks, Air B&Bs, vacations homes, as well as hotels with great amenities.
Looking for something a little more relaxing? Drive the backroads of Amish Country and explore Barn Quilts, Murals, Quilt Gardens, historical locations and more with our trails and tours.
Plan your trip around the many restaurants and ice cream shops close by in our nearby towns. From pizza and gourmet burgers to Amish cuisine and handmade sandwiches, you will not leave with an empty stomach! Cool off with old fashioned Amish Frozen Custard on handmade waffle cones or a soft serve, scoops, and shakes.
The LaGrange County Convention and Visitors Center provides free visitor guides and coupon books with sixty deals throughout Shipshewana and LaGrange County. You can find us at 350 S Van Buren St. Shipshewana, IN or go online at visitshipshewana.com