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Lake Michigan's South Shore

Beauty, history, fun and excitement are yours to discover in the South Shore. Just a short 30 minute drive away from the heart of downtown Chicago, Lake County is the perfect place to relax and enjoy the gracious hospitality of the country's Midwest. The area is a mix of big-city fun and small-town friendliness. You will find what you're looking for in Lake County, Indiana.

If it's excitement you like, head to one of our four lakefront casino boats for the thrill of gaming.

Try one of our many excellent restaurants or take in a show and enjoy top name entertainment.

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If you prefer a slower pace, travel further south to visit historic towns and shop for antiques. You'll experience how people lived in years past, while appreciating the many amenities of today.

Are you a lover of the outdoors? If so, head out on one of the many outdoor adventures to be had in Lake County. It's all here - fishing, bird watching, hiking, swimming and hunting.

You can call or stop by the Visitors Authority for assistance in travel planning and ideas for themed-vacations, family packages and historic getaways. Call us at (800) ALL-LAKE or visit southsorecva.com. or southshoresports.org.

If you're traveling long distances to participate in Leon's Triathlon and searching for appropriate lodging, the following hotels are available to you. These specific selections were chosen because of their ideal distance to/from the race location - Wolf Lake Park, Hammond, Indiana. Please visit the following websites and make your reservations today.

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residence inn chicago southeast/hammond, IN

Address: 7740 Corinne Drive
Hammond, IN 46323
Phone: (219) 844-8440
Visit website for more information and reservations.

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courtyard chicago southeast/hammond, IN

Address: 7730 Corinne Drive
Hammond, IN 46323
Phone: (219) 845-6350
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fairfield inn & suites chicago southeast/hammond, IN

Address: 7720 Corinne Drive
Hammond, IN 46323
Phone: (219) 845-6950
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ramada hammond

Address: 4141 Calumet Avenue,
Hammond, IN 46320
Phone: (219) 933-0500
Visit website for more information and reservations.