Brown County

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53 mi 85 km of trail 7 Featured Rides

Easy Trails 10 Trails Intermediate Trails 16 Trails Hard Trails 3 Trails

No matter what you’re looking for, escape comes naturally in Brown County. Eclectic boutiques and galleries, breathtaking scenery, welcoming accommodations, and endless outdoor adventures await. A great spot for the true nature lover, Brown County is home to a state park (Indiana's largest), a state forest, and a national forest. Hiking, mountain biking, zip lining, kayaking, horseback riding, golf, ATV tours, and more, Brown County is your gateway to the great outdoors! Unplug from daily life and reconnect with one another as you experience the rustic beauty and artisanal charm of Brown County. Plan your escape today… you’ll be glad you did.

Visiting Tips

Any time of year is a great time to visit Brown County! As the most forested county in Indiana, we always have beautiful scenery and plenty of outdoor activities. Fall is the most popular time to visit due to our stunning colorful foliage, but you can expect a wonderful visit any month!

Camping & Lodging

Brown County has some great accomidations like the Brown County Inn, Cornerstone Inn, Robinwood Inn, Creekside Retreat, Rawhide Ranch, Story Inn, or one of the many cozy cabins.

Outfitters, Tours, & Shuttles

Get ready to hit our famous mountain bike trails with a visit to Hesitation Point Brown County Bicycle shop or Q's Bikes.

Other Activities

Stroll around the downtown Village of Nashville (home to over 150 unique shops), get some grub at one of our great restaurants, try some beers at Big Woods Pizza or Brewing Company, sample some wine at one of our four downtown wine tasting rooms, take a tour of Bear Wallow Distillery, drive out and explore the historic Story Inn, learn about Brown County's past at the History Center or Pioneer Village, catch some live music in our bars and restaurants, or even take part in one of our exciting festivals (over 30 per year to be exact)!

If you're looking for a cooler activity you can explore the backwaters of Brown County via a kayak tour with Most High Adventure Outfitters.

Maps & Guidebooks

Stop by the Brown County Visitor Center to get all your maps and materials! Some must have pieces are the Brown County State Park map and the Brown County Mountain Bike Guide!

Featured Rides in Brown County - 7

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Trails in Brown County - 22

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3.9 mi 6.3 km
#1 Green Valley Trail
Nashville, IN
3.9 mi 6.3 km Nashville, IN
All Clear
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11 hours ago
22 
Nashville, IN
5.0 mi 8.0 km Nashville, IN
All Clear
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11 hours ago
11 
Nashville, IN
2.5 mi 4.1 km Nashville, IN
Minor Issues
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Some Mud
2 days ago
15 
1.8 mi 3.0 km
#4 Bobcat
Nashville, IN
1.8 mi 3.0 km Nashville, IN
Minor Issues
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Some Mud
2 days ago
10 
Nashville, IN
1.7 mi 2.7 km Nashville, IN
All Clear
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Dry: A few puddles may remain.
31 days ago
10 
2.2 mi 3.5 km
#6 Limekiln Trail
Nashville, IN
2.2 mi 3.5 km Nashville, IN
Minor Issues
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Some Mud
2 days ago
12 
2.0 mi 3.2 km
#7 Walnut Trail
Nashville, IN
2.0 mi 3.2 km Nashville, IN
Minor Issues
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Some Mud
2 days ago
15 
1.1 mi 1.7 km
#8 Pine Loop
Nashville, IN
1.1 mi 1.7 km Nashville, IN
All Clear
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11 hours ago
12 
3.2 mi 5.2 km
#9 Aynes Loop
Nashville, IN
3.2 mi 5.2 km Nashville, IN
Minor Issues
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Some Mud
2 days ago
13 
3.9 mi 6.2 km
#10 North Tower Loop
Nashville, IN
3.9 mi 6.2 km Nashville, IN
All Clear
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11 hours ago
13 
Nashville, IN
0.4 mi 0.6 km Nashville, IN
All Clear
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Dry
18 days ago
0.6 mi 1.0 km
#12 Big Frog One
Nashville, IN
0.6 mi 1.0 km Nashville, IN
Unknown
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Nashville, IN
4.0 mi 6.4 km Nashville, IN
Minor Issues
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Some Mud
2 days ago
Nashville, IN
1.1 mi 1.8 km Nashville, IN
Minor Issues
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Some Mud
2 days ago
10 
1.5 mi 2.5 km
#15 Homestead
Nashville, IN
1.5 mi 2.5 km Nashville, IN
All Clear
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Dry: A few puddles may remain.
31 days ago
3.0 mi 4.8 km
#16 Lucas Hollow
Nashville, IN
3.0 mi 4.8 km Nashville, IN
All Clear
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Dry: A few puddles may remain.
31 days ago
3.2 mi 5.1 km
#17 Trail D
Nashville, IN
3.2 mi 5.1 km Nashville, IN
All Clear
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Dry: A few puddles may remain.
31 days ago
Nashville, IN
0.4 mi 0.7 km Nashville, IN
All Clear
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Dry
18 days ago
3.1 mi 5.0 km
#19 Bartley Ridge
Nashville, IN
3.1 mi 5.0 km Nashville, IN
All Clear
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Dry: A few puddles may remain.
31 days ago
Nashville, IN
2.7 mi 4.3 km Nashville, IN
All Clear
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Dry: Perfect
3 days ago
0.8 mi 1.3 km
#21 Cruiser
Nashville, IN
0.8 mi 1.3 km Nashville, IN
Unknown
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5.0 mi 8.0 km
#22 Miller Ridge
Nashville, IN
5.0 mi 8.0 km Nashville, IN
All Clear
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Dry
18 days ago

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