Have you been experiencing spring fever lately with warm weather finally coming out to play? It’s normal to feel restless and excited at the start of spring, as you begin to look forward to more time outdoors in the sun. If you’re looking for a way to cure your spring fever this year, check out one of these amazing adventures you can only take in the Hoosier state.
1. Indiana Zipline Tours - Crawfordsville
Start your spring off right by taking incredible zipline tours of the Hoosier state. Try out the 8 different zip lines available here, including Indiana's longest zip line! Find them at 4641 W 450 S, Crawfordsville, Indiana.
2. Schooner Valley Stables - Nashville
If you'd love to try out horseback riding, Schooner Valley Stables is the place to go. They'll match you with a great horse and make the entire adventure fun and educational for you and your family. Find them at 2282 State Road 46 W, Nashville, IN 47448.
3. Rockin Thunder Jet Boat Rides - Madison
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Enjoy a fun, water-filled adventure on the Ohio River that will rival any theme park water ride you've ever tried. This awesome activity doesn't open until the end of may, but is well worth the wait! Check it out at 100 E Vaughn Dr, Madison, IN 47250.
4. The Wilstem Ranch - Paoli
This gorgeous ranch offers more than just a scenic backdrop for camping or hiking - it offers an up close and personal experience with elephants, and starting this year, giraffes. This is one exotic adventure you don't want to miss. Visit them at 4229 W US Highway 150, Paoli, IN 47454.
5. Taltree Arboretum and Gardens - Valparaiso
This gorgeous and scenic outdoor site is great for anyone looking to explore flowers and nature. It also has an amazing outdoor garden railway that will blow your mind. Train lovers of any age will enjoy this treasure. Find it at 450 West 100 North, Valparaiso, IN 46385.
6. Cataract Falls - Spencer
A trip to this gorgeous waterfall never disappoints! It's the largest waterfall in the state (by volume) and with two falls to explore (the upper and lower), you'll find yourself mesmerized for hours. Find it at N Cataract Rd, Spencer, IN 47460.
7. Conner Prairie - Fishers
If you've never been to Conner Prairie, you're in for a real treat. This outdoor, interactive history museum is ideal for both kids and adults. They always have fun events going on and even have a treetop outpost to visit, for a real outdoor adventure. Visit them at 13400 Allisonville Rd, Fishers, IN 46038.
8. Bluespring Caverns Park - Bedford
Take an incredible boat ride through one of Indiana's most fascinating cave systems at Bluespring Caverns. This hour long boat tour will show you all the wonders of the subterranean beauty of Indiana. Check it out at 1459 Blue Springs Cavern Rd, Bedford, IN 47421.
9. Fort Wayne Children's Zoo - Fort Wayne
This remarkable zoo is full of good times for parents and children. With over 1,000 animals and 40 acres to explore, this zoo makes for the perfect springtime day trip. Visit at 3411 Sherman Blvd, Fort Wayne, Indiana.