Richmond | Wayne County, Indiana offers many outdoor recreation activities. Hiking, Biking, and more awaits you here in Richmond, Indiana!
This fenced dog park has picnic tables and agility equipment. Sponsored by Hill's Pet Nutrition and Wayne County Foundation and private donations. Free.
Located in Whitewater Memorial State Park, horse back riding is fun for everyone. Enjoy a 1.5, 2.5 or a 9 mile horseback ride. Hayrides and parent assisted pony rides available too.
This new city park features beautiful green space, tables & chairs for outdoor dining, and a beautiful color changing fountain kids can enjoy splashing in. Jack Elstro Plaza is also home to the Richmond Farmers Market. Come enjoy the outdoors at this unique gathering place!
On scenic Brookville Reservoir. Boat sales and rental, full service marina, golf course, restaurant, and lounge with lakeside dining.
Hand-crafted collectibles and antiques are plentiful in the quaint shops found in this scenic village. An operating grist mill and train ride, carriage rides, and horse drawn canal boat ride allows you to experience early forms of transportation.
The Middlefork Reservoir Park is a 405-acre facility which hosts a 177-acre stream and spring-fed lake. Owned by the Indiana-American Water Company, the Reservoir provides 60% of the water supply to the City of Richmond. The Parks and Recreation Department manages the recreation facilities and maintains the park grounds.
Canoe on the fastest flowing river in Indiana, the Whitewater River. Rock climbing available.
Paintball facility with 15 acre woodsball fields and a netted speedball field. Regular and group rates are listed on website. No equipment? No worries, call us to reserve a rental package. Admission charged for players. Spectators free.
A challenging golf course featuring lots of mature trees, several renovated ponds, watered fairways, and paved paths for year round play. A full line pro shop and a PGA pro with over 25 years experience are here to help you with your game on the driving range, chipping area, or practice green.
Call for details, tee times, and pricing.
Three putt putt courses & batting cages. Admission charged.
Dedicated in 1937, the E.G. Hill memorial Rose Garden honors Richmond's famed Rosarian, Gurney Hill. The All American Garden boasts hundreds of colorful roses, annuals, perennials, and a lacy Victorian gazebo and has been awarded the A.A.R.S. Display Garden Destination. The German Friendship Garden is in honor of our friendship with Zweibrucken, Germany.
Cool off on a hot day at the splash pad! Refreshment area open weather permitting.
In the early 1800's, Timothy Thistlethwaite blasted a new channel in the West Fork of the Whitewater River to direct the water over this rock formation and provide more waterpower to his nearby sawmill. This beautiful waterfall is located just south of Waterfall Road near Springwood Park and is a short hike.
Memorial Park contains memorials from the Civil War, WWI, WWII, the Korean War, the Vietnam War, Womens Memorial, Purple Heart Memorial and more all along the scenic Whitewater River. Two M3A3 Stuart tanks that once sat on the Wayne County courthouse property reside in the park as well. This beautiful memorial park was created by veterans for veterans.
The Wayne County "Hidden Treasures" Geocaching Trails takes you on a tour of some of the area's most prominent landmarks in an adventurous new way. A great family activity!