Hike, Bike & Explore the Wabash Heritage Trail

Happening Now! Right now, the talk around town is about this much awaited warmer weather! It is time to get outdoors and take advantage of the sunshine by heading to the Wabash Heritage Trail, a 18 mile hiking and biking trail. Every winter my husband and I say we are not going to let the weather…

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Fort Ouiatenon Blockhouse

Kelly Lippie, Collections Assistant / Program Coordinator, for the Tippecanoe County Historical Association, shares this blog. The original Fort Ouiatenon was founded by French fur traders around 1717 along the banks of the Wabash River (just south of the Current city of Lafayette, IN) and holds the…

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Fall equals Feast of the Hunters' Moon Fun!

The Feast of the Hunters’ Moon Festival drew a crowd of about 40,000 people last year into and from our Lafayette/West Lafayette community. You are probably wondering what kind of event brings a crowd that is comparable to the latest pop sensation? A historical reenactment with food and festivities…

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