the Hoosier-Buckeye part of the world.
|For those of you on vacation and traveling
across the country please enjoy the amenities of the Sunshower Country
Club while in our area.
|Call 1-765-855-2785 to make reservations
for our cabin or campground facilities.
Most functions at the club are open to visitors
unless otherwise noted. Parties and dinners could have an additional
charge. Please see the club policies posted here.
Day trips can easily be made to many places while
you are visiting Sunshower Country Club. In the following area guide
we will try to give you an idea of visitor sites that are within
an hour to hour and a half driving time.
Hoosier State is where we start.
|First of all right here in Indiana the
state capital, Indianapolis, is only 70 miles west of where you will
be staying. In Indianapolis you can visit the very famous Indianapolis
Motor Speedway & Hall of Fame Museum, The Children's Museum, the Hoosier
Dome, the Indianapolis Zoo, and Newfields. In 2017 the Indianapolis Museum of Art brought together a number of places under one name: "Newfields, A Place for Nature and the Arts". this is really a great place to visit for the whole family. The Children's Museum is the largest and
the 4th oldest children's museum in the world. Conner Prairie, Indiana's first Smithsonian affiliate, is a living history museum. It is located in Fishers, IN at 13400 Allisonville Road.
Below is a list of some of the places you can see within an hour of
Sunshower Country Club in the state of Indiana.
|A little over an hour and a little further
Southwest you can visit Brown County, IN and Nashville, IN. for a wonderful
day of art shops and unique museums. Just northwest of Brown County,
in Bloomington, IN. is the home of Indiana University. While in Bloomington
you can visit the Oliver Winery where you can take a tour of the winery
and participate in a wine tasting if you wish. A wine festival is
held there each June.
|If gambling is your thing we have the
Hollywood Casino in Lawrenceburg, IN. just about an hour south
of the club. There is also the Grand Victoria Casino & Resort
by Hyatt in Rising Sun, IN.
|Want to travel
east? Then on to OHIO, the Buckeye State.
Dayton, Ohio, is about 50 miles east of the Sunshower
Country Club. In Dayton there are a number of wonderful, educational
sites to see. You can visit the Dayton Art Institute, The Wright Brothers Bicycle Shop, Aullwood
Audubon Center, and The Carillon Historical Park. All
can be reached within an hour to an hour and fifiteen minutes -
except at rush hour.
The U.S. Air Force Museum
at the Wright -Patterson Air Force Base, is the state's number
1 free visitor attraction with more than 200 aircraft and missiles
on display. While at the museum visit the Imax Theater which features
two spectacular films on the big screen: "The Dream is Alive"
and "To Fly". The Dayton Air Show is scheduled for
June 22nd & 23rd, 2024 and it is one of the largest in the country.
Flying acts from all around the world. This year the Air Force Thunderbirds will be performing. Check out all Featured Performers. Ticket infornation is available at Dayton Air Show Tickets
Driving down highway US 27 from Richmond, Ind.
you will travel to Oxford, Ohio, home of Miami University.
From Oxford you can travel on to Cincinnati. US 27 will take you
through some very beautiful countryside and the drive into the Cincinnati
area will take about an hour and thirty minutes. Cincinnati has
a lot to offer a visitor to the area.
The Museum Center
- Home of the Robert D. Lindner Family Omnimax Theater, Museum
of Natural History & Science, and The Cincinnati Museum
Center is located at Union Terminal.
Other items of interest include;
Other information includes:
There are more than 12 major festivals in the Cincinnati
area from the Taste of Cincinnati in the spring to Oktoberfest in
For excitement there is also King's Island with
the worlds longest, fastest, highest roller coaster, Cincinnati Reds at The Great American Ballpark, and two tracks/ One at Belterra Park and Turfway Park. Turfway Park is across the river in Northern Kentucky near the airport.
You can stay at Sunshower County Club and make
day trips to all these places. Plenty of things to do for the family
and for the kids, both at Sunshower and close by.
|The following is a listing of
a few visitor bureaus for further information.