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Echo Carving Team

Information on the newly formed Echo Carving Team featuring Bear Hollow carver Jason Emmons.

Winzerwald Winery

Located just 4 miles west of Bear Hollow. The winery includes a tasting room, gift shop, outdoor wine garden, vineyard and production area. The gift shop includes an array of German, Swiss and Indiana wine, food and gift items. Festivals & Fun!

Ohio River Cabins

Located on the river's edge in Derby, IN. Come to unwind and stay in one of our eight exquisitely decorated cabins located on the River's edge. These cabins are all completely modern, with fully equipped kitchen, gas heat and a/c. All linens provided. All cabins have Color TV, VCR, Stereo w/CD Players, Microwaves, Outdoor Campfire Pits, and a dock at every cabin in season. Indoor fireplaces available. Many amenities. Canoes available at n/c to explore the river and creeks. Boat rentals available from Port Derby. A boat can be at your dock when you arrive.

Twin Lakes Cedar Cabins

Come and stay with us and enjoy the hills and waterways of beautiful Southern Indiana located six miles from Derby, Indiana. Nestled among lush evergreens in the Hoosier National Forest on a beautiful setting to hike, hunt or watch nature in all its beautiful splendor. You can sit on your screened in proch at night and listen to the hoot owls and whippoorwills and sometimes even the distant serenade of coyotes. If you are the fishing enthusiast, we have two private stocked lakes for you to enjoy.

Mary Rose Herb Farm & Retreat

Located in North western Perry County. Discover the world of medicinal and culinary herbs at our gathering place and rustic retreat in beautiful southern Indiana. Monthly gourmet herbal feasts. Yurts are available for rental by the day, week, or month. They provide a "luxury camping" experience that folks have found quite enjoyable.

Explore Southern Indiana

Let Southern Indiana cast its spell on you! Take a train ride through the enchanted hills of the Hoosier National Forest. Tempt your taste buds with our fine wines. Let our winter wonderland entice you to our ski slopes. Marvel at one of the world's largest domes and its alluring sunken gardens. Watch with fascination as local artists and craftsmen create beautiful wood sculptures. Canoe the alluring waters of Blue River.

Scenic Rural Land

Has a variety of property for sale that is suitable for family recreation, retirement and retreats. Locations are in southern Indiana and the Ohio River Valley. Hunting, fishing, horseback riding and hiking are available on or near all the properties. The Hoosier National Forest provides 200,000 acres of playground. Turkey and whitetail deer are primary game for hunting. Numerous lakes and creeks along with the Ohio River provide many choices for water recreation or fishing.