Attractions

Hickory Ridge Horse Camp and Trail System

  • North of Norman, IN, Hoosier National Forest

HICKORY RIDGE Located in the northeast corner of Lawrence County and Jackson County, this 45.9 mile trail is designed for hiking, horseback riding, and mountain biking. It’s made up of a variety of long and short loops that wind through scenic hardwoods providing a chance to get away from it all. With a “spaghetti bowl” …

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Holiday Drive In, Theatre, Movies, Attractions

Holiday Drive-In Theater

  • 1055 State Road 37
  • Mitchell, IN.  47446

HOLIDAY DRIVE-IN THEATER Watch the best double features under a starry sky in this nostalgic theater experience. No need to bring snacks, because the concession stand has all your favorites: burgers, hot dogs, tenderloin, fries, funnel cakes, nachos, popcorn and more! Open seasonally: Friday-Sunday General Admission: $8.00 Children 6-12: $4.00 Children 5 & Under: FREE …

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INDIANA CAVE TRAIL Step into world beneath Indiana’s surface to discover the wonderful world of caves and caverns. The Indiana Cave Trail is the best way to experience all four caves in Southern Indiana: Bluespring Caverns, Marengo Cave, Indiana Caverns and Squire Boone Caverns. GRAB A PASSPORT at one of the caves. When you purchase …

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Joe Palooka Statue, Limestone, Oolitic

Joe Palooka Statue

  • 109 Main Street
  • Oolitic, IN.  47451
  • Near City Hall

JOE PALOOKA STATUE Above is the hand-carved limestone statue of 1940’s cartoon hero, Joe Palooka. In 1948, Ham Fisher, creator of Joe Palooka, dedicated this limestone statue to Bedford, Indiana. The 10 feet – 20,000 pound statue was made by Indiana Limestone Company, Inc. Palooka was eventually moved to Oolitic, Indiana for safe-keeping. You can …

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Ratkovich Farm

  • 413 Fayetteville Owen Rd
  • Bedford, IN.  47421

This beautiful farm is another perfect setting that resides in the rolling hills of Southern Indiana. Bring the kids to this “You Cut, Christmas Tree Farm,” and pick out your favorite tree as a family. In the fall, pick out your favorite pumpkin to carve. Ratkovich Farm is a fairly new establishment in Lawrence County, …

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Tincher Pond

  • Bryantsville, IN.  
  • Hoosier National Forest

TINCHER POND Looking for a fishing spot in Lawrence County? This little pond in the Hoosier National Forest is conveniently located off State Highway 50 West between the towns of Bryantsville and Huron.  Look for the sign on the north side of the road.  It’s also a nice place to watch birds or have a …

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Whispers Estate

  • 714 W Warren St.
  • Mitchell, IN.  47446

WHISPERS ESTATE Ghost hunters keep coming back again and again for Lawrence County’s most haunted place. Visitors report strange smells, apparition sightings, voices, footsteps, slamming doors and physical contact from spirits. In 1899 (or 1901, depending on which source you reference), Dr John and Jessie Gibbons purchased the house from the original owners, Dr George …

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