Outdoor Activities in The Area

Enjoy the beautiful outdoors while visiting Shipshewana and surrounding areas.

Buggy Lane Tours

Located in the heart of Amish Country, Buggy Lane Tours is the orginal sight-seeing and buggy ride tour service of Shipshewana.

Dutch Creek Animal Farm

Donkeys and Camels and Cows, OH MY! This Amish run animal farm is an interactive and fun experience for the entire family. 

Located at 6225 N 1000 W, Shipshewana, IN 6565

Open Monday - Wednesday 9am-5pm

Friday & Saturday 9am-5pm

(260) 768-7194
Pumpkinvine Nature Trail

A nature trail starting on the west side of Shipshewana on 850 W just north of Middlebury Street.  The Pumpkinvine is a nature trail used for jogging, walking, and biking.  Motorized vehicles of any kind are not allowed.  Bike rentals are available at the CVB (Convention and Visitors Bureau) at 350 S Van Buren St., Shipshewana. The CVB phone number is 260-768-4008.

Quilt Garden Tour

The Quilt Gardens along the Heritage Trail combine quilting and gardening. There are 16 gardens to view throughout the tour. The beautiful trip will take you through the countryside of Shipshewana and many other surrounding towns. The self guided tour runs May through September.

T&L Country Canoes

Located at 5775 W 750 N, Shipshewana, Indiana on the Fawn River open 7-days a week April-October.  Canoe and Kayak rentals with picnic areas available.

Trading Post Outfitters

Located at 7525 E 300 N, Mongo, Indiana on the Pigeon River open 7-days a week April-October.  Canoe and Kayak rentals with campgrounds available.