Check out the Quake House at the Lakeview Activity Center over the weekend. Hop inside the house to get an idea of what it would feel like to be in an earthquake!


9:00 AM – 4:00 PM Limestone Carving

Stop by Artisan Experience to find out how you can take a piece of carved limestone home! Located in Twin Caves Parking Lot.

10:00 AM – 2:00 PM Topography Artwork
Lisa Walsh will be demonstrating her unique line of jewelry inspired by the topography of Spring Mill State Park. At the Lakeview Activity Center.

10:30 AM – 12:30 PM Adult Canvas Painting
All supplies are included for this free event. Prior registration is required because space is limited. Under instruction of Brown County artist, Anabel Hopkins, paint your choice of flowers in the farden or log buildings. In the Pioneer Village. RSVP by contacting Hopkins at

11:00 AM Caves, Kilns and Buildings Hike
Join Spring Mill to learn about the role Limestone has played (and continues to play) in our park as wall as our community. Also take a look at some of its uses and shaping of our landscape. Meet at Village Grist Mill.

1:00 PM Hiking Rocks
Lawrence County is famous for its Limestone. Meet Aaron for a short hike on Trail 4 and learn all about Indiana’s famed stone. Moderate 45 minute hike. Meet at Village Parking Lot.



10:00 AM Lovely Limestone!
What is it? How does it form? How it used and how does it change? Meet at Lakview Activity Center.

1:00 PM Donaldson Cave Hike
Join volunteer, Anthony, for a hike to Donaldson Cave. Learn about the limestone that most caves are made of.


For more information, please contact Spring Mill: 812-849-3534


Meet Aaron in the Donaldson parking lot for a descent down the trail to Donaldson Cave. During the program, learn about caves and the karst topography unique to this area. The hike will be rugged: Warning – lot’s of stairs! 45 – 60 minutes.

Please call Spring Mill for more information: 812-849-3534
*Gate fee may apply*


Join Spring Mill Naturalist, Sarah, in creating some fun salamander slime and dicover the cool Indiana salamanders including the endangered Snot Otter!
Meet at the Lakeview Activiy Center

Please call Spring Mill for more information: 812-849-3534
*Gate fee may apply*


Every Tuesday at 10:00 AM the Naturalist will be feeding the snakes at the Lakeview Activity Center. Join us in learning more about these interesting animals!

Please call Spring Mill State Park for more information: 812-849-3534
Gate fee may apply.


How well can you smell? Enough to sniff a spider? Join Naturalist Sarah for a hike a spider search.

Meet at the Grissom Memorial parking lot for the .375 mile paved hike.

Please call Spring Mill for more information: 812-849-3534

*Gate fee may apply*

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