Welcome to oWen county, IndIana We invite you to get acquainted with the charm of our small towns as you wander the quiet roads of the county. you will ﬁnd friendly people and a land richly ﬁlled with the adventures and serenity of nature. the tree-covered hills and quiet waterways will entice you to spend your leisure time outdoors. Hiking, bicycle riding, canoeing down winding White River, bird watching, hunting, ﬁshing, horseback riding, or pan- ning for gold - you can do it all here. as you explore you might see an eagle, a white-tailed deer, or a pileated woodpecker. the natural beauty of our land draws many visitors as we are home to Indiana’s ﬁrst state park, mccormick’s creek, with its rustic cabins, electric & primitive camp- grounds, shelters and modern canyon Inn. owen county is also home to the two largest water falls in Indiana, cataract upper and lower Falls, voted Indi- ana’s best waterfalls. cataract also has a covered bridge and Indiana’s oldest running General Store, 1860 cataract General Store with its pot belly stove, wooden ﬂoors, and pickle barrel. We have the owen/Putnam State Forest with a horseman’s camp- ground, great ﬁshing, hiking trails and mountain bike trail. another beautiful nature area is our Green’s Bluﬀ nature Preserve, with hiking, a stream to wander, and hemlocks. Besides our abundant amount of nature, we are also home to the Historic Tivoli Theatre which originally opened in 1928. you can also visit the beautiful owen Valley Winery and enjoy a glass of seasonal wine while viewing the grape arbors. Indiana these are a few of the reasons why you will quickly un- derstand upon your ﬁrst visit here why we are aﬀection- ately known as “Sweet owen” county. your adventure in all seasons is waiting here for you to come and enjoy!