Fort Wayne Insider Blog

Tag - Outdoor Recreation

Posted on July 08, 2019 at 8:00:00 am by Stephen B.

The Best Things to do on Fort Wayne's River

There is nothing but fun to be had on the three rivers that surround the beautiful city of Fort Wayne, Indiana and there is a long list of things to do.

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Posted on June 22, 2018 at 8:00:00 am by Susan B.

Summer Fun on Fort Wayne, Indiana's Three Rivers!

Fort Wayne, Indiana: a city built on three rivers, right? Quick quiz: can you name those rivers? You can find them listed at the end of this post.

So, how many times have you visited those rivers? I'm embarrassed to admit that I've seen very little of the rivers, and I've lived here nearly 30 years. There's no excuse for not enjoying the rivers,  especially now with the renewed focus on developing our riverfront.

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Posted on August 09, 2017 at 8:00:00 am by Viv S.

Rollin', Rollin', Rollin' on the Rivers - Fort Wayne, Indiana

Don't stress, there’s still plenty of time to enjoy Fort Wayne's three rivers – the St. Joseph River, St. Marys River, and Maumee River – as well as other waterways in Allen County.

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Posted on July 26, 2016 at 8:00:00 am

Explore Fort Wayne's Three Rivers

Fort Wayne was founded because of three things: our rivers.

Since Fort Wayne’s establishment, our three rivers: the St. Mary’s, the St. Joseph, and the Maumee, have been an intrinsic part of the city. From adventuring the trails along the river, to getting out onto the blueways, there are plenty of opportunities for you to experience and bond with the water!

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Posted on May 12, 2016 at 3:00:00 pm by Lauren C.

5 Ways to Get Active this Month in Fort Wayne

Warm days are here again and that means it's time to get outside and get some fresh air. Goodbye, cabin fever! Feeling uninspired? No worries! Here are some ways to get active in Fort Wayne this month:

Hit the Road

No, we don't mean in a car - on a bike! The 5th Annual Fort4Fitness Spring

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Posted on January 15, 2016 at 5:00:00 am by Emily L.

Winterval - Fort Wayne's Winter Party

While a festival seems most suitable for summer temperatures, many cities across the globe host festivals in Winter.  Quebec City has a winter carnival (complete with camping - oh my!), Harbin, China has a snow and ice festival, and they celebrate Winterlude in Ottawa, Ontario.  Luckily, here in Fort Wayne, we don't have to sit Winter out either - we have Winterval!  Winterval, Fort Wayne's celebration of winter, is back for its fifth year on January 30, from 10 am-4 pm.

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