The RV Hall of Fame with a Side Order of French Toast

Photo above: the Author's husband Rob Kernodle at the RV Hall of Fame   Traveling through the campgrounds of Indiana, we’ve encountered quite a wide variety...
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Sometimes You Get the Bear…

A few weeks ago I read with great excitement that Eagle C43 was spotted in Indiana. C43 is significant not just because she is the...
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That First ‘Real’ Campout

I’ve reached another milestone in fatherhood. My son, who started kindergarten last week, is expressing interest in the great outdoors. Bursting with pride, I took...
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Zip Line: Fun and Fast Family Adventure

One of the fastest growing outdoor recreational activities in Indiana is the gravity-fueled zip line. Simply put, “zipping” is an activity where the user is...

List of Indiana Commercial Zip Line Operators

Dagaz Acres Zipline Adventure Course 12444 Antioch Road, Rising Sun, Indiana 47040 (812) 594-2727 Eagles Wings Zipline 10220 Lorraine Road, Leopold, Indiana 47551 855-947-8474  eXplore Brown County at Valley Branch...
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If it Beeps, Dig It!

Step by slow step you cross the old yard in rural Indiana. Your eyes scan the ground. Your ears are tuned to the slightest sound....
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Hydration Systems

Summer is hard upon us and, given the usual temperature forecast, don’t be surprised if you see a blue heron burst into flame in...

The Goods on Ground Tackle

Fishermen often regard the anchor on their boat as either a vital part of the equipment or a chunk of metal used as much...

Canoeing 101

June and July are prime canoeing time in the Hoosier state. Good water levels coupled with warm weather make these two months one of the...
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Geocaching: Family Friendly Fun

“There it is!” The excited cry rang through the quiet woods as my two children simultaneously noticed the green container partially hidden inside a hollow...

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‘The Perfect Drift’: Sub-Zero Bass by Kayak

By Jim Edlund All photos courtesy of Old Town Canoes & Kayaks/Jason Arnold The vast majority of northern bass anglers hang up their open-water gear...