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12 Things to Do in Clark County, Indiana!

12 Things to Do in Clark County, Indiana!

Discover what it's like to live in Clark County, Indiana with Fischer Homes! Indiana's second oldest county, Clark County is rich with history while also located conveniently close to downtown Louisville. With plenty of dining, entertainment, and outdoor parks, you can strike a perfect balance between city energy and small-town charm! Not sold on Clark County yet? Check out these 12 favorite things to do in Clark County!

1. VISIT Joe Huber's family farm, orchard, and winery

Check out this local family-friendly farm! Whether you want to try a taste of their homestyle food (all made from scratch!), pick pumpkins in the fall, or visit the petting zoo, Huber's Farm has something for everyone! Just across the road, you can visit their Orchard and Winery, where you can indulge in wine tastings, explore 600 acres of orchards and vineyards, and hand-pick your own fruits and vegetables. 

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2. explore clark state forest

Established in 1903, Clark State is Indiana's oldest state forest. You can take a peaceful hike, have a picturesque picnic, or have a fun camping weekend! If you're more adventurous, consider checking out the shooting range or hunting and fishing opportunities! There is truly something for everyone! 

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3. hit a hole-in-one at champions pointe or Covered Bridge golf clubs

If you're into the golf scene, check out Champions Pointe and Covered Bridge Golf Clubs, two of Kentukiana's finest public golf experiences. These expansive courses will challenge your skills while offering a beautiful view of the countryside.  If you're more competitive, consider checking out the Men's League!

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4. sunbathe at the beach: deam state recreation area

Want a taste of the beach? Check out the sandy lakeshore at Deam State Recreation Area! The 104-acre lake offers plenty of room to go row boating or kayaking, as well as fishing with the appropriate license! Want to stay on land? Go horseback riding or check out the campsites. Some of them even offer electricity, how luxurious!

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5. try a sweet taste of history at schimpff's confectionary

Head over to the United States' oldest, continuously operated, family-owned candy shop! Not only can you try Schimpff's Confectionary's famous red hots and hard candy fish, but you can take a tour of their candy museum and watch live candy-making demonstrations! 

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6. enjoy a show at derby dinner playhouse

Looking for a way to treat yourself? How about a dinner AND a show?! Enjoy a tasty meal while enjoying a live performance at Derby Dinner Playhouse, whether it be a musical, comedy, family-friendly show, or orchestra! If you have kids interested in being in the spotlight themselves, check out the playhouse's classes and camps! 

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7. Have a photoshoot at fuzzy zoeller's bridge

Need some updated family photos? Head over to Fuzzy Zoeller's bridge for a picturesque backdrop! Perfect for any occasion, whether it's an engagement, prom,  wedding, or just for fun! You can also play a round of golf at Covered Bridge or take a nice peaceful walk around the area while taking in some nature.  FZBridge

8. Soak in some family time at the Charlestown family activities park

If you need fun-filled family time, head to the Family Activities Park! Want some time in the sun, to play on the splash-pad, pick up a putt-putt game, or check out the pirate playground? Rainy day? No worries! The Family Activities Park also offers video games and roller-skating!  fampark

9. Find Fossils at THE Falls of the Ohio State Park

Walk across the world's most accessible 390-million-year-old fossil beds! Over 600 different types of Devonian fossils have been found at the Falls, and you can explore history by exploring the river and finding shells, coral, and more! If you are looking for a more intense or detailed experience, check out some of their educational programs or camps and tap into your inner paleontologist! 

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10. Visit the Howard Steamboat Museum

Take a tour around this 1894, 22-room mansion that used to be home to the famous Howard steamboat building family. The museum features photographs, models, tools, and other artifacts linked to some of the family's famous boats, including the J.M White, and the Indiana. Complete with original furnishings, stained glass windows, and a marvelous grand staircase, you can take a step back into history!

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11. George Rogers Clark National Historical Park

If you are interested in the history of the Revolutionary War, go to the George Rogers Clark National Park. This museum commemorates George Rogers Clark, an American Colonel that captured several British forts and played a key role in advancing American claims on the Northwest Territory, including Indiana! 

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12. Grab a Bite to Eat at Copper Kettle

Get a taste of Clark County by trying out a local diner! Copper Kettle has all of your food needs covered, serving hearty American food from breakfast through dinner! From omelets to burgers to steak dinners, there is something for everyone to enjoy! 

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Want to Make clark county Home? Discover these communities and get one step closer to calling Clark County "Home!"

Like what you've read above? Does Clark County sound like the perfect new place to call "home?" If so, Fischer Homes is calling your name! Check out the following communities and visit a nearby model home to start building your dream home with Fischer Homes! 

THE Majors at Champions Pointe

The Majors at Champions Pointe is a beautiful community that offers our Designer Collection. Located off of Blue Lick Road, Champions Pointe is less than a 30 minute drive away from downtown Louisville. The community's amenities include a swimming pool, splash pad, picnic pavilion, tennis and pickleball courts, playground, and fishing ponds! Champions Pointe also belongs to the Borden-Henryville School Corporation. 

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Champions Run

 Just down the road from Majors at Champions Pointe lives our Champions Run Community featuring our Maple Street Collection, which offers a variety of ranch-style and two-story floorplans featuring open-concept kitchens, flexible living spaces, and lofts. Wanna check out a floorplan? Visit our model home in Champions Run, the Yosemite! 

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Silver Creek Meadows

Located in Charlestown, Indiana, our Silver Creek Meadows community is just 20 minutes from downtown Louisville. This community belongs to Greater Clark County Schools. Want to get a closer look? Come tour our Jensen model home in Silver Creek Meadows and begin envisioning your dream home!

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Meyer Meadows

Our Meyer Meadows Community is located in Sellersburg, Indiana, less than 20 minutes north of downtown Louisville. It belongs to the West Clark Community School District and also offers our Maple Street Collection! While Meyer Meadows does not have its own model home, check out the Jensen model home in Silver Creek Meadows or Yosemite model home in Champions Run to get a feel for our Maple Street Collection

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Start Your Home Building Journey

Interested in building a home in the Clark County area? Visit our website or call us at 502-806-8466 to talk with one of our New Home Advisors today!

Stay tuned for more lifestyle content from Fischer Homes. Remember that throughout our journey as your builder, we want to ensure that your experience doesn’t end when you move into your new home. Fischer Homes is forever focused on continuing to go Beyond the Build, by continuing to build the best customer experience possible.

Fischer Homes is forever focused on continuing to go Beyond the Build, by continuing to build the best customer experience possible.

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