Your Guide to the Outdoors

Three Picture-Perfect Picnic Spots

On the menu: the outdoors.

Three of Our Favorite Hiking Trails

Whether fan or foe of the area’s vertical challenges, you can’t deny our hills offer unique hiking opportunities and Instagram-worthy views.

Three Local Bike Paths You Need to Try This Summer

Ease into a two-wheeled world, with a little nature thrown in.

Be a Tourist for the Day with These Walking Tours

A beer, a mural, and a gangster walk into a bar. Just kidding, you go to them on one of these walking tours.

Saddle Up at the Historic Kentucky Horse Park

This summer is the 40th anniversary of the Lexington equine theme park, a working horse farm that puts you up close to Kentucky’s proudest non-intoxicating product.

24 Best Stops Along the Little Miami Scenic Trail

If you know only a short stretch, you’re missing out. Now is the time to get acquainted with some favorite stops along the way.

50 West Is a One-Stop Shop for Summer Adventures and Brews

After setting up shop on the south side of Route 50, close proximity to the Little Miami River and its cherished bike trail—along with an unquenchable entrepreneurial spirit—encouraged 50 West co-founder Bobby Slattery to expand into outdoor activities.

Live Out Your Sports Dreams at The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis

You know the sprawling Children’s Museum of Indianapolis isn’t just for kids, right? So wear your comfortable shoes when you visit its new Sports Legends Experience.

Six Ways to Beat the Heat on the Water

Ride the tide, no matter how much energy you’re looking to exert.

An Ode to Cincinnati’s Humidity

Humidity. It's a fact. An atmospheric reality that’s plagued the Ohio River Valley for summers immemorial.