Take a break from the city and head southwest to neighboring Huntington County! Just minutes from Fort Wayne.
Outdoor Recreation Head to Huntington County for our great outdoor recreation that includes Salamonie Lake State Park and J.E. Roush Lake Fish and Wildlife Area. Feeling like adventure, visit Zip Timber Lake to feel the adrenaline on their 8 line zipline adventure course. Rent a paddleboard, canoe or kayak for lake or river excursions or if you prefer dry land there's plenty of greenway and hiking trails throughout the county.
Shopping You won't want to miss shopping in Downtown Roanoke, a charming destination whose Main Street is lined with boutiques and unique dining options. Historic Downtown Huntington is also home to many shops including home décor, antiques, gift items, chocolates, books and more. Spend some time at Exit 286 Antiques, one of the largest antique malls in NE Indiana.
Nationally-Acclaimed Distinctive Dining Huntington County is home to many distinctive dining experiences including Joseph Decuis, a farm-to-fork gourmet restaurant serving Wagyu beef raised at their nearby farm. Bloomberg Pursuits Magazine cited it as "some of the finest Wagyu outside of Japan." Nick's Kitchen is the home of the original hand breaded pork tenderloin sandwich. Open since 1908, the restaurant has been featured on the Travel Channel for Food Paradises: Pork Paradises and the PBS Show: A Few Good Pies. Don't miss out on Golfo di Napoli Italian Caffe, just off I-69 in Warren. This dairy makes and serves its own freshly made mozzarella, featuring charcuterie boards, panini's, salads and homemade pizzas.
History You'll love Huntington County's rich history that is highlighted in several area museums, including the Quayle Vice Presidential Learning Center and Museum that provides history on Dan Quayle, the 44th Vice President of the United States, our most famous resident. The museum contains artifacts from each of the individuals who have held the 2nd highest office in the country.
Award-Winning Winery Schedule a tasting experience at Two-EE's Winery with one of their wine experts before grabbing a glass and relaxing on their beautiful patio or grounds.
More Information For details on these experiences and all of our many more attractions, head to our website.