When VisitIndiana.com readers were asked which Indiana State Park is the best, the answer was clear. Turkey Run State Park won in a landslide. From hiking through canyons and over waterfalls to floating on Sugar Creek, the park is simply stunning. And with so much to explore, why not make it an overnight at Turkey Run Inn?
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Turkey Run Inn features 57 rooms, 23 cabins, an indoor pool and a full-service dining room, Narrows Restaurant. You don't have to go camping to have an authentic Turkey Run experience. At Turkey Run Inn, you're never more than a few steps from the trails!
Narrows Restaurant is open 365 days a year for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Favorites include the Hoosier tenderloin and their very popular crispy fried chicken. The restaurant is definitely family-friendly, as there is a children's menu. Looking for a meal to take out on the trail? Freshly made boxed lunches are also available.
The Inn's veranda provides a beautiful spot to relax after a day of adventure. Want to bring your furry friend? The Inn offers pet-friendly rooms and cabins.
With a suspension bridge and a covered bridge within the park, Turkey Run State Park surrounds a stretch of Sugar Creek. There are numerous scenic views of the creek, and it provides an ideal journey for canoes and kayaks. Other must-sees at the park include a staffed nature center, a planetarium, and a saddle barn with escorted rides.
The park is best known for its deep sandstone ravines. You'll feel like you're in an otherworldly place as you hike through some of Indiana's most beautiful topography. From hiking up a waterfall to trails that take you up and down ladders, it is no surprise voters selected the park as the state's best.
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