Rural Routes to Main Street Cultural Trail 

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The Rural Routes to Main Street Cultural Trail is a self-directed driving tour that leads you to over 40 artisan destinations. The trail loops through three counties in Central Indiana: Hendricks, Morgan & Putnam.

Find the perfect piece of art, take a hands-on class, and enjoy great food along the Rural Routes to Main Street Cultural Trail, just west of Indianapolis.

The Rural Routes to Main Street Cultural Trail is a partnership between Visit Hendricks CountyVisit Morgan County, and the Putnam County Visitor Bureau.

Personalize Your Journey

You can pick any path you want, visiting the types of destinations that most interest you. And while you're at each place, we encourage you to make your visit your own!

Ask a painter what inspired the artwork you're taking home. Take the time to breathe in the aromas at a bakery as you linger and taste something new. Try your hand at making art yourself.

When to Travel the Trail

With locations open Thursday through Saturday, 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. - and many open additional hours throughout the week, you can explore the trail for a day, weekend or an entire vacation.