Outdoor Activities

Take an afternoon off and enjoy the peaceful surroundings of this spacious, 4000-acre park. Trails wind through the beautifully manicured grounds and expose visitors to a variety of wildlife, a marina and lily pond, and water sports. Various...  Read More

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Canal Walk

A walk on the trails of this pleasant oasis will take you through vast areas that incorporate meticulous landscaping, a number of fountains, a pedestrian bridge, and even the White River State Park. This is a popular place for the downtown...  Read More

Historic Old Northside

One of Indianapolis's favorite greenways, the Monon Trail occupies what was once part of the Monon Railroad. The transformation happened in 1996, and the trail now covers a span of more than ten miles (from 10th Street to 96th Street). It...  Read More

Indy Greenways

More than 175 miles of trails and paths guide walkers, runners and bikers through the serene setting of this lovely park. On the grounds, visitors will find rivers, streams and a vintage canal towpath. This park offers numerous opportunities for...  Read More

Garfield Park Conservatory

This historical park offers a world of fun and entertainment for all to enjoy. Outside, visitors can view the sunken gardens, while inside the simulated habitats of the desert or the tropics house a variety of exotic birds and fish. With tennis...  Read More

Chatham Arch

Ice-skating, swimming, tennis and playgrounds provide a fun day for the whole family to enjoy. Those looking for a retreat away from the hustle and bustle of the city will enjoy the shady wooded areas or the paths that wind through the grounds...  Read More

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Central Canal Towpath

This pleasant greenspace features a five-mile towpath that runs alongside a picturesque canal. The park is a great place to enjoy the serene setting while strolling, jogging or biking. If you're up for a little adventure, bring your children and...  Read More

Perry Park

This is a great spot to take the kids for some enjoyable family time. The park includes a number of entertaining options no matter what time of year, from an ice skating rink that's open in the winter to an outdoor swimming pool perfect for hot...  Read More