Shake off cabin fever with winter hike

FERDINAND — DC Multisport is sponsoring a cabin fever hike at 9 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 22, for the entire family to explore the hiking trails through the Ferdinand State Forest, 6583 E. State Road 264.

Participants can either hike the 2.5 or 5.5 mile guided trails. Register no later than 8:30 a.m. at the shelterhouse located past the dam and property office, near the youth camping area. After the hike, a campfire, hot chocolate and coffee will be offered.

The event is free and open to anyone interested. Each participant is asked bring a nonperishable food item for the Community Food Bank in Jasper.

For more information, contact the Dubois County Visitors Center at 812-482-9115, or email

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