Category: Outdoor activities

Get Outdoors This Fall At Eagle Creek State Park

Happy family of three taking selfie near their camping spot
Eagle Creek State Park has the perfect setting for outdoor activities, sets the mood for natural relaxation, and offers plenty of overnight accommodations for a day or weekend trip. The beauty of Eagle Creek encompasses 11,100 acres of water and 250 miles of maintained indigenous woodland that are fantastic for... [read more]

Top Backyard Games To Play With The Family

Photo of father and his boys having fun on the trampoline
Summer is here! It’s time to get out to enjoy the sunshine and fresh air. While most folks have spent more than enough time in their homes this year, we figured you needed a reminder of how much fun your outdoor space can be. Take a look to see what... [read more]

Yard Games To Play Outside While Social Distancing

Children running and smiling.
If you’re looking for a great way to get the kids outside to play while maintaining social distancing, we’ve got the answer! Here are a few options that we’ve gathered courtesy of our friends at  Kan Jam Throw the frisbee in the “kan” and you score points. Score the most and... [read more]

Explore These 5 Trails Around Decatur, IL

A nice sunny day in the park.
If you’re looking for a great outdoor escape just minutes away from the Decatur, IL area, we’ve got the answer. Well – actually five of the answers. Along with some help from our friends at, we’ve put together a list of five trails that offer a natural way to... [read more]

Book A Spring Getaway To Harpole’s Heartland Lodge

Harpole’s Heartland Lodge
You probably love your home, but do you ever just want to get away from it all for a while? It never hurts to escape your regular life and do something a bit out of the ordinary. That’s exactly what you’ll get to do when you make plans to come... [read more]