Family exploring the murals in Downtown Fort Wayne

Summer in Fort Wayne

Fort Wayne Trails: Recreation and Connectivity in one

Two years ago I set out to complete the Komen 3 Day. That’s Susan G. Komen for the Cure’s 60 mile breast cancer walk. Training for the 3 Day is as big of an undertaking as participating in the race itself. For many who do the walk, it’s hard to find walking trails that are great for training…

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Fort Wayne Trails Itineraries: Towpath Trail

This is part six in a seven-part series detailing the opportunities that the Fort Wayne Trails have to offer. New this year, trail maps and itineraries are available online for visitors to the Fort Wayne area. Use one of these guides to plan your next visit. Fort Wayne and Allen County are…

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Fort Wayne Trails Itineraries: Paddle and Peddle

This is part five in a seven-part series detailing the opportunities that the Fort Wayne Trails have to offer. New this year, trail maps and itineraries are available online for visitors to the Fort Wayne area. Use one of these guides to plan your next visit. Fort Wayne and Allen County are…

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Fort Wayne Trails Intinieraries: Foster Park

This is part four in a seven-part series detailing the opportunities that the Fort Wayne Trails have to offer. New this year, trail maps and itineraries are available online for visitors to the Fort Wayne area. Use one of these guides to plan your next visit. Fort Wayne and Allen County are…

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Fort Wayne Trails Itineraries: Coliseum Boulevard

This is part three in a seven-part series detailing the opportunities the many Fort Wayne Trails have to offer. New this year, trail maps and itineraries are available online for visitors to the Fort Wayne area. Use one of these guides to plan your next visit. Fort Wayne and Allen County are…

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Fort Wayne Trails Itineraries: Shoaff Park Trail

This is part two in a seven-part series detailing the opportunities Fort Wayne Trails offer. New this year, trail maps and itineraries are available online for visitors to the Fort Wayne area. Use one of these guides to plan your next visit. Fort Wayne and Allen County are home to more than…

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Three Rivers...Three Times the Fun!

Why do the people of Fort Wayne fuss over a river? Because we have THREE! There's a ton of history and fun that can be had on these beautiful (and historic!) landmarks. "The St. Marys River cuts through the southeast section of Allen County, flowing northward, while the St. Joseph River cuts…

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Fort Wayne Trails Itineraries: Downtown Fort Wayne Trail

This is part one in a seven-part series detailing the opportunities Fort Wayne Trails offer. New this year, trail maps and itineraries are available online for visitors to the Fort Wayne area. Use one of these guides to plan your next visit. Fort Wayne and Allen County are home to more than…

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Video: Franke Park Mountain Bike Trails

I wouldn’t consider myself or my husband to be avid mountain bikers, but we do enjoy getting out on the trails as much as possible. We have been to a few outside the Fort Wayne area but never to the Franke Park trails located near the Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo. So one Wednesday afternoon we ventured…

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Did someone say "free"?

Budget-conscious visitors can find plenty to do in the Summit City at no cost. Here are a few wallet-friendly options: Summer is a great time to get active. Ride or walk on Fort Wayne's trail system. Fort Wayne is a dream come true for outdoor enthusiasts. Its 60-mile trail system and rivers…

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