Richmond, Indiana offers plenty of outdoor fun for families with kids of all ages. From forest trail hikes to splashing in the river, this is a destination with real natural appeal. Disc golf, fishing, biking, and even fossil hunting will keep your family entertained for days. There are also plenty of carryout options so you can enjoy your meals on the go. As a bonus, the activities on my list are either free or very affordable to extend your vacation budget.

10 Fun Outdoor Family Activities in Richmond, Indiana

**Disclaimer: The Richmond/Wayne County CVB hosted me for a few days so I could experience their outdoor activities. As always, my honest opinions are presented to help you plan a quality vacation.

Stop by the National Road Welcome Center when you arrive in town to pick up brochures and get advice from the helpful staff. The welcome center also offers local souvenirs and has the all-important clean bathrooms every parent is looking for on the road.

*COVID note: Some buildings, such as nature centers and museums, may be closed or have limited hours and access due to current COVID restrictions. Call ahead or ask at welcome center.

10 Fun Outdoor Activities for Families in Richmond, Indiana

10 Fun Outdoor Activities for Families in Richmond, Indiana