Brown County Attractions
Brown Country scenery

Recreational Attractions in and Around Brown County

Lake Monroe Lake Monroe
Recreational opportunities are never ending in Brown County Indiana. Where else in this part of the country can you find steep, wooded hills, punctuated with ponds and lakes? Here the fall foliage season is a spiritual awakening. Within an hour's drive of the county seat, Nashville, you boat on Indiana's largest lake, hike through limestone canyons and ride horses along forested ridges.

To make outdoor recreation even more accessible, Brown and the surrounding counties have numerous state parks, state forests and campgrounds. Hiking trails abound for 2 foot traffic, 4 foot traffic and 4 wheel traffic. You can rent canoes and powerboats, water ski and fish to your heart's content. For the more adventurous, there are zip lines and even bat caves. Whether you're looking for family fun, a quiet commune with nature or a good old adrenaline rush, Brown County has the outdoor activity for you.


Brown County

Brown County State Park

Brown County State Park
Indiana's most popular state park, close to Nashville.... (more)

Schooner Valley Stables

Schooner Valley Stables
ride through Brown County's Yellowwood State Forest... (more)

The Rawhide Ranch

The Rawhide Ranch
a place for families to enjoy a vacation on horseback in Nashville, IN... (more)

Valley Branch Retreat

Valley Branch Retreat
500 acres of fun in southern Brown County - hiking, camping, paintball, zip lines and more... (more)

Yellowwood State Forest

Yellowwood State Forest
enjoy hiking, fishing, hunting and more near Nashville, IN... (more)

Nearby

Lake Monroe

Lake Monroe
the largest lake in Indiana, located near the Indiana University campus near Bloomington.... (more)

McCormick's Creek State Park

McCormick's Creek State Park
Indiana's first state park, located northwest of Bloomington... (more)

Morgan-Monroe State Forest

Morgan-Monroe State Forest
in Morgan and Monroe counties, just to the south of Brown County, Indiana... (more)

Cornerstone Inn, Nashville, IN

Cornerstone Inn, Nashville, IN