Crown Point has a number of different beaches dotting the edge of beautiful Lake Michigan and all of these are well within an hour's drive from the city. One of the most popular is Indiana Dunes State Park. Only 33 miles from Crown Point, this park features a beautiful beach where you can enjoy sun and fun in the water. There are also a number of different activities there, including hiking and bird watching. If you enjoy boating, check out Whihala Beach, just 31 miles away. It offers a public access boat launch and allows fishing in Indiana waters.
A game of golf can be relaxing and stimulating all at the same time. If you enjoy hitting the links every now and then, Crown Point has a few different courses available. Lakes of the Four Seasons is an 18-hole private course that also has a driving range, training area, restaurant, and snack bar. Oak Knoll Golf Club is an 18-hole public course that does not have a driving range, but does have a putting green. There is no restaurant on site but the course does have a snack bar and a full service drink bar.