Contact the Perry County Convention and Visitors Bureau
The hiking schedule has been updated for the 2010 -2011 season. Click here for currently scheduled hikes.
To receive a 3 day forecast from the Cannelton Locks and Dam, call (812) 547-2491.
Perry County is located in the southwestern part of the US in the state of Indiana. The county seat is Tell City. It is the hilliest county as well as one of the most forested counties in Indiana. As of the 2000 census, the population was approximately 18,900.
Rich in history, Perry County was formed on November 1, 1814 from Warrick County. It was named for Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry who defeated the British squadron in the decisive Battle of Lake Erie in 1813.