Tag - McCloud Nature Park

Weekend Primer: May 17-19

Monday, May 13, 2019 1:00 PM by Eric Ivie

Need a break from the hustle, bustle and pressures of everyday life? If you need a timeout from reality, a trip to Hendricks County, Indiana , this weekend is what your heart, mind and soul needs. Over the weekend of May 17-19, treat yourself to a…

Easter Weekend Primer: April 19-21

Monday, April 15, 2019 1:00 PM by Eric Ivie

Easter weekend is upon us! Spend this weekend with us in Hendricks County, Indiana , and enjoy several holiday events that are fun for the entire family. Let's see what's going on this weekend. Business Easter Egg Hunt Eggs filled with coupons from…

5 Unique Easter Egg Hunts in Hendricks County

Wednesday, April 3, 2019 1:00 PM by Eric Ivie

Easter is April 21, and with it comes a wide variety of opportunities to hunt for Easter eggs in Hendricks County , Indiana. And as you will see below, we like to take this traditional favorite and kick it up a notch here. We have hunts that involve a…

Weekend Primer: March 28-31

Monday, March 25, 2019 2:00 PM by Eric Ivie

Looking for something to do over Spring Break? Hendricks County, Indiana , has some fun events lined up this weekend. Get the kids out in nature for a few hours, enjoy a high-class weekend of dancing and dining and get your motor running as the oval…

Now that Spring has finally arrived in Central Indiana and warm weather is on it's way, it's time to enjoy spending time outdoors and exercising in the fresh air. Hendricks County offers beautiful parks and trails to explore. Run/walk events provide…

Top Spring Break Options in Hendricks County

Wednesday, March 6, 2019 2:00 PM by Josh Duke

With Spring Break approaching for many kids and adults, we here at the Hendricks County Insider like to provide alternatives to the more expensive and distant spring break destinations. Yes, believe it or not, you can spend a long weekend or even a…

Maple Syrup Days Will Educate, Entertain

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 10:00 AM by Eric Ivie

A fun, free and educational family event returns to Hendricks County, Indiana , the first two Saturdays in March. Maple Syrup Days celebrates McCloud Nature Park's sugar maple trees and the delectable sweetness that they produce. Located just outside…

Top 10: Reasons to Run/Walk in Hendricks County

Wednesday, January 23, 2019 2:00 AM by Beth Fife

Running or walking outdoors provides many health benefits for the body and mind. Parks and trail systems located throughout Hendricks County offer beautiful green space for outdoor activities. Put the two together, and runners and walkers of all…

My fellow blogger Becky Wilson-Lusk recently wrote about 8 Indoor Activities for the Kids in Hendricks County , so as the interim superintendent of Hendricks County Parks & Recreation , I thought I would complement Becky's post with one about 8 outdoor…