If you like to find those interesting, sometimes off-the-beaten-path places, then the Art and Earth Trail in Northern Indiana is for you. There are 7 loops, or routes, that make up the trail. All together over 150 studios, farmers markets, quaint lodging and specialty shops are featured across Northern Indiana.

Here in Elkhart County, the Heritage Trail Loop features 29 Art & Earth Trail participants.  Artisan studios and boutiques in larger communities of Elkhart and Goshen feature everything from hand-thrown pottery to high-end home décor and the country shops along rural roads specialize in hand-made and home-baked.

Begin your adventure along the Heritage Trail Loop of the Art & Earth Trail by stopping at the Elkhart County Visitor’s Center. We’ll be happy to provide you with everything you’ll need for an unforgettable adventure through our area.

Make sure your trip on the Art & Earth trail includes a stop at Coppes Commons in Nappanee. 7 different artisans are featured in this one stop! There is certainly something Tell us about your favorite stop along the Art & Earth Loop?