Unique by Nature

An outdoor lover’s paradise, Perry County offers several boat ramps on the Ohio River providing ready access for boating and fishing. With nearly 60,000 acres of the Hoosier National Forest, the area provides a natural wonderland for adventures. There are also numerous lakes providing opportunities for camping, hiking, biking, hunting, fishing, and much more.

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Attractions & Lodging

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Blue Heron Vineyards

Enjoy some of our specialty wines while you relax on the deck overlooking the Ohio River, browse our gift shop and pick up some “skinners salve” or hand crafted walking sticks, then retire for the night at our farmhouse bed & breakfast.

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5330 Blue Heron Lane
Cannelton, IN 47520

Dubois County Museum

One of the largest county museum in the state of Indiana, this 50,000 sq ft. museum showcases the rich German heritage and history of the area. Walk through “Main Street Dubois County,” featuring 17 rooms reminiscent of the 1890s. Enjoy hands-on children’s area, log cabin, historic progression of farm machinery, and numerous exhibits including those on sports and military, the furniture industry, early settler life, and the new Wildlife Adventure Room, showcasing wild game from all over the world.

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2704 Newton Street
Jasper, IN 47546

Dubois County Visitor Center

Dubois County offers small town charm and family fun. The rolling hills of Southern Indiana – as well as the locals -will embrace you as you enjoy the heritage, outdoor recreation, and historic awe-inspiring attractions. The quaint town of Ferdinand is home to the Monastery Immaculate Conception, a castle-like structure, and hosts multiple family-friendly festivals. In Jasper, climb aboard the Spirit of Jasper Train for a luxury excursion and explore the downtown along the scenic Patoka River. Specialty and antique shopping await you on Huntingburg’s Historic 4th Street. You can do it all in Dubois County and create memories to last a lifetime!

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2704 Newton St
Jasper IN 47546

Gilmore Log Homes / Patoka Lake Cabin Sales

Whether you’re wanting a weekend getaway or a permanent residence, we can provide your dream cabin.

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365 West High Street Marengo, IN 47140

Hoosier National Forest

200,000 acres of forested hills, rocky ravines, limestone cliffs, winding streams, and picturesque lakes create an outdoor-lover’s paradise. The area abounds with opportunites for hiking, biking, backpacking, camping, horseback riding, fishing, boating, swimming, hunting and much more.

Patoka Lake Campgrounds

Campsite types include 450 electric sites with asphalt surfaced pads, electricity, water, flush toilets, hot water and showers, a camp store, fish cleaning station and trailer dump station, and 45 primitive sites. A Fishermen’s Campground designed primarily to serve fishermen and primitive campers. Youth Tent camping is also available. Occupancy limited to 14 consecutive nights.

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3084 N. Dillard Road Birdseye, IN 47513

The Cove

Less than 200 yards from the Little Patoka boat ramp on Patoka Lake, “the quiet side of the lake” has everything you might need. Cottage/cabin rentals, (cabin sleeps 6 to 15 guests) bunkhouse rental, boat rental and storage, bait, fish cleaning station, RV campsites, and a convenience store are all available to guests.

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5904 W. Little Patoka Road Taswell, IN 47175

The Village

Enjoy clean friendly accommodations, fully equipped with everything you need. One and Two Bedroom suites with kitchen comforts, group accommodations available. Hike, Bike, Boat, Snow Ski, Hunt or Fish during your stay. Located just 13 miles from French Lick, 21 miles from Marengo Cave, 33 miles from holiday World and 19 miles from Paoli Peaks. Nightly-Weekly-Monthly & Winter Rates. Fish cleaning station available.

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2424 N. Dillard Road
Birdseye, IN 47513

Big Timber River Cabins

Big Timber River Cabins features two newly-built, handcrafted log cabins with all the modern amenities. Both cabins sit high on a bluff overlooking the Ohio River. The Hawk’s Nest sleeps 2 on main floor and 2 in a loft bed. The Eagle’s Nest sleeps up to 6 in 3 bedrooms with 2.5 baths. Each cabin has a private hot tub, fire pit, and gas grill. Canoe rental is also available on site. Guests are invited to relax on the covered decks and watch the riverboats pass by!

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10934 S Fredonia Circle
Leavenworth, IN 47137



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