Indiana DNR Holds Ouabache Olympiad at Ouabache State Park Aug. 3

    Go for the gold at the Ouabache Olympiad, Aug. 3, at Ouabache State Park in Bluffton.

    Events are:

    8 a.m.: Registration. Meet at pool lawn.
    8:45 a.m.: Opening ceremony. Lighting of the flame. Meet at pool lawn.
    9 -9:45 a.m.: Run /walk. Meet at Lakeside Shelter
    9:30-11 a.m.: Basketball, tennis and volleyball. Meet at the pool.
    11 a.m.-noon: Swimming at the pool.
    1-2:30 p.m.: Archery and air rifle shooting. Meet at pool lawn.
    3-4:30 p.m.: Canoeing. Meet at the boathouse.
    5 -6:30 p.m.: Hiking and fire tower.
    7 p.m.: Closing ceremony and awards at the pool lawn.

    Camping reservations can be made at or (866) 622-6746. The regular entry fee of $5 per in-state vehicle and  $7 per out-of-state vehicle is in effect for those who have not purchased an annual entrance pass.

    For more information on other UWIS programs, see or

    Ouabache State Park ( is at 4930 E. St. Rd. 201, Bluffton, 46714.

    Logo courtesy Indiana Department of Natural Resources

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