From hiking and camping in nearly 60,000 acres of the Hoosier National Forest to taking in the special foliage on the Ohio River Scenic Byway, the great outdoors in Perry County offers four seasons of fun.
After enjoying the beautiful scenery, take a stroll downtown Main Street in Tell City for more picturesque views, great shopping, and delicious dining options.
Where to Eat:
Breakfast is considered the most important meal of the day, so you will not want to miss the omelets at Julies Tell Street Café. With an abundant breakfast menu, this is a great first stop during your stay in Perry County!
The Post is a local favorite and the perfect spot for lunch! We highly recommend the fish tacos, although you can’t go wrong with any choice on their menu.
After enjoying the great outdoors, what better way to spend an evening than at an inviting restaurant with a relaxing atmosphere.
The Patio Steakhouse uses only the finest and freshest ingredients and provides a welcoming environment with a friendly staff. They are known for their steaks and have the best salad bar around!
What to Do:
Residing in the rolling hills of Southern Indiana, the Hoosier National Forest is the state’s premier forest land and is open year-round for public enjoyment.
The forest in Perry County spans 60,240 acres and includes beautiful lakes, sandy beaches, boat launches, hiking, biking, equestrian trails, kayaking, camping, and much more.
Nestled in the hills of Rocky Point, this Celtic Cross is a true masterpiece. Carved by Greg Harris, a local self-taught sculptor, the Celtic Cross is one of the most amazing pieces of art you just have to see for yourself.
It is believed to the largest known ‘in-Situ” (of its own stone) Celtic Cross in the world.
Located across 85 acres of rolling lands in the Hoosier National Forest in Perry County, Winzerwald Winery celebrates its owner’s German heritage by offering unique German and Swiss-style wines, gifts, festivals, educational tours, and fun.
Come spend an afternoon sipping on delicious wine and enjoying great company.
Where to Sleep
Have a relaxing stay at the Ramada Limited Tell City hotel near the Hoosier National Forest. Guests will enjoy the large outdoor pool and a delicious breakfast.
You will truly enjoy your stay in one of these comfortable and peaceful cabins located near the Ohio River. Each Ohio River Cabin offers scenic views of nature’s bounty in all four seasons.
The Colucci Log Cabins are located alongside the Ohio River, overlooking breathtaking views of both the river and the Hoosier National Forest. All of the cabins are privately located and offer a hot tub on a covered porch. This is also a great location for family reunions, weddings, and other events.