Shipshe Trails • May 2017
Nature Lane Greenhouse
We have many beautiful containers and hanging baskets to create the perfect outdoor space. We also have lots of colorful pots and rustic containers to fill with your favorite flowers.
Pumpkinvine Nature Trail & LaGrange County Parks
One of the largest wildlife areas in Indiana is in LaGrange County, the heart of Amish country! The Pigeon River Fish and Wildlife area includes over 11,700 acres of land and over 70 lakes, that's 529 acres of pristine water! Enjoy the serenity of nature with miles of biking and hiking trails. The Pumpkinvine Nature Trail connects Shipshewana to Middlebury. This 7-mile trail is perfect for the outdoor enthusiast as it meanders through wooded and open areas as well as many Amish farms. Kayak and canoe down one of our many rivers and waterways or tee off at one of several area golf courses! Come relax under a tree or stop by a Nature Center and learn. So, when it comes to opportunities for outdoor fun, we've got them. Visit the Shipshewana LaGrange County Visitor's Center, located conveniently next to Yoder's Shopping Center. In Shipshewana LaGrange County there's More Than A Day's Worth of open-air fun.
Raber Patio Enclosures & Furniture
-655 S. Van Buren St., Shipshewana, IN 46565
-225 Harrison St., Shipshewana, IN 46565 (Davis Mercantile)
"Relax... renew... refresh" ~ that's the inspiration behind Raber Patio Enclosures, and every item in their two locations is geared to help you do just that! Their talented craftsmen have a lifetime of experience in building decks and outdoor structures to allow you to enjoy every season of your home, and summer is their season to shine. Call today to chat about your dreams for a pergola, 3-or all-season sunroom, gazebo, pavilion or arbor. And, once built, add to your little piece of paradise with beautiful and durable poly, wood or wicker furniture, playsets, camping gear, home decor and more. Find your place in the sun and claim it as your own, with a little help from Raber Patios!
Red Wagon welcomes spring with a wonderful variety of outdoor fun for kids!
Take a ride on our fun and friendly Pedicabs while exploring downtown Shipshewana. We provide rides, tours, and rentals of our Pedicabs throughout the summer. We offer a novelty delight with a 360-degree view on our unique bikes. We provide pickups in the flea market, hotels, restaurants, and shops in downtown Shipshewana.
Shipshewana Trading Place Flea Market
Shipshewana Flea Market -- the Midwest's Largest Flea Market -- has everything you are looking for to make your time outdoors this Spring/Summer the most enjoyable possible with everything from plants and flowers for the garden, to grills, fresh seasonal produce, and lawn furniture for your backyard summer barbecues. With nearly 900 acres in an open-air market, enjoy shopping like you've never seen before with vintage items, quirky novelties, hand-made goods, repurposed crafts, clothes, home décor, cleaning supplies, snacks, jewelry, As Seen on TV items, games, books, kitchen items, office supplies and everything in between. Open each Tuesday and Wednesday from 8 am – 5 pm, May 2nd through September 27, you will not want to miss the "Hoosier" tradition of spending hours browsing through miles of aisles to find great bargains for your outdoor adventures this season. Open rain or shine. Download our Free "Shipshewana Trading Place" App to search for vendors or view our Online Vendor Directory. *New this season, check out the "FLEA"ture! It's a unique vendor village in the heart of the flea market featuring shabby chic, local crafts, jewelry & boutique clothing, and antiques & collectibles. See FLEAture schedule
Shipshewana Trading Place RV Park & Service Center
Shipshewana RV Park is located adjacent to the Midwest's Largest Flea Market, making your stay a great Shipshewana outdoor adventure. Stay on site where you will experience outdoor shopping like you've never seen before. While here, you can get your RV serviced in our 11 bay state-of-the-art facility (including a rain bay) and shop for everything you need for your camping/RV needs in our 1,500 square foot camp store all within walking distance of the Shipshewana RV Park and Shipshewana Flea Market. At our reservation-free RV park, you will have direct access to nearly 900 booths of the Shipshewana Flea Market, where you can find even more to stock and decorate your unit while here. You may even find a unit for sale you just can't resist. The shopping is endless and your outdoor adventure awaits you at Shipshewana RV Park.
T & L Country Canoes, LLC
T & L Country Canoes LLC has canoes and/or kayaks for rent.1,2, or 4 hour trips are available. Come float the Fawn River and see all the beauty that nature is abound with. We also have a picnic area for our Customers to use.
We've got a popper that people may enjoy using in the outdoors! Enjoy some delicious popcorn over the campfire with the Open Fire Popper this summer! Pick one up today at Yoder Popcorn.
Yoder's Meat & Cheese Co.
What says, 'Summer is almost here!' more than that rich smoky smell wafting from your grill? Whether you're looking to have a casual evening cookout with friends, or a gourmet steak dinner, we are here for ALL of your grilling needs: Burgers, Brats, Pork Chops, Ribs, Chicken, & thick, juicy Steaks. Try our unique flavors to make your grill the best on the block, Chipotle, Bourbon Peppercorn, Pizza, & Bacon Cheddar just to name a few. Seasonings, Sauces, & Marinades, yes, we have those too! For a little extra kick, grab a pound of our Hickory Smoked Bacon...because everything is better with bacon. Stop in to see us so you can Get Grillin'!
Dutch Creek Farm Animal Park
Come visit! Dutch Creek Farm Animal Park, only 10 minutes from Shipshewana. Feed the animals from a horse drawn, safari style wagon ride. Animals from around the world. Petting area, close up, personal connection with the animals. Bring your family for birthday parties, etc. Buses welcome! From Shipshewana, go north to State Road 120, west 2 miles, north 1/4 mile. Opening for the season on May 1st . Hours: 9am-4:30 pm. Closed Sundays and closed for Ascension Day, May 25th. Open Memorial Day, July 4th and Labor Day.
Browse 5 acres of outdoor displays of Gazebos, playsets, lighthouses, picnic tables, wood & Vinyl storage sheds, and rustic cabins of old. The separate Outdoor Store has everything you could ever want for your backyard and patio. A visit to Shipshewana is never complete without a stop at Eash Sales.