Tag - McCloud Nature Park

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…

January is upon us and we have settled in for a long, cold, harsh Indiana winter. As temperatures plummet into the teens and single digits, our time spent outdoors is limited. Luckily, Hendricks County fun is not limited to the outdoors. In fact, a…

Weekend Primer: Dec. 14-16

Monday, December 10, 2018 11:00 AM by Eric Ivie

We're in the heart of the holiday season here in Hendricks County, Indiana , and as we look ahead to the weekend, you'll find a number of ways to celebrate Christmas with us. Bundle up the family and bring them out for sights and sounds of the season…

Outdoor Winter Fun In Hendricks County

Friday, November 23, 2018 10:00 AM by Jamie Hergott

Last weekend, I was invited to a fall birthday bonfire. It had been on my calendar for four weeks. But when the day came, it was actually more like winter, a frigid 20 degrees outside. The party still took place and was actually one of the most fun…

Weekend Primer: Oct. 26-28

Monday, October 22, 2018 10:00 AM by Kelly Wallace

The final days leading up to Halloween tend to always be busy and this last weekend before Halloween is certainly no exception in Hendricks County, Indiana. As always you can check out our Events Calendar for even more options, but here are some of…