Batesville and Oldenburg boast quaint shops, excellent restaurants and lovely parks. Visitors can tour the Sisters of St. Francis motherhouse and chapel (celebrating over 150 years), Michaela Farm (an organic farm run and managed by the Sisters) and Weberding’s hand-carving wood shop.
If you prefer more vigorous activities, try local walking and biking paths, fishing, swimming or the area’s wonderful golf courses. With its world-class range, Tri-County Conservation Club hosted the 2004 International Muzzle Loading Rifle Championships.
The surrounding areas offer Civil War enthusiasts driving tours of the path General John Hunt Morgan took during his raids into Indiana. Basketball fans can enjoy the Milan ‘54 Museum, which honors the basketball team on which the movie Hoosiers was based. Whitewater rafting, skiing and boating are also favorite pastimes.
Whatever your tastes, activities can be found to delight you in and around the Batesville/Oldenburg area. Enjoy your stay.