While we all stay home this April, it's hard to resist the outdoors as the beautiful spring days arrive. Discover 5 fun, safe ways to stay active and enjoy the outdoors this month! 

Continue the Fort Wayne Challenge with the fourth category on the list: Stay Active.

Fishing on the lakes in Allen County

Fort Wayne Challenge: Stay Active

☐  Explore one of Fort Wayne's great neighborhoods by foot— discover your own, or try one of these favorites. Click Here

☐  Take a virtual group exercise class with the YMCA Click Here

☐  Visiting a locally-owned hardware store for some essentials? Buy some seeds and tools while you're there to plant a vegetable garden!

☐  Did you know Fort Wayne is home to more than 100 miles of trails? Hit the trails for a walk, run, or bike ride! Find your next trail adventure here.

☐  Fort Wayne’s parks are still open! Choose a park and enjoy a nice stroll. Note—please remember to keep a minimum of 6 feet between yourself and others at the park and continue practicing social distancing recommendations while you're there.


Share your progress with friends using our Instagram Stories checklist! Follow along on our blog as we continue to highlight the six different categories of the challenge.

Click here to see the full Fort Wayne Challenge!



  • Step 1: Print or download this Fort Wayne Challenge Checklist.
  • Step 2: Check off one or more of the challenges as you complete them.
  • Step 3: After completing one or more of the challenges, upload a photo of your checklist here.
  • Step 4: For a bonus entry, upload a second photo of you completing one of the challenges.

Upload your photos by May 8 for a chance to win a Fort Wayne prize!