Phone: 765-597-2046

The Wilkins Mill Guesthouse sits NEXT to Wilkins Mill Covered Bridge # 35 Located 1 block East of U.S. Highway 41 in World Famous Parke County Indiana, the Covered Bridge Capital of the WORLD!

This Historic house was the General Store and takes its name from the old gristmill built next to it by George Wilkins in 1828. It has its original poplar siding, complete with square nails! It is paneled inside with original hand milled lumber and has random width Pine floors. Surrounded by 40 acres of peaceful, private land.

Hike our trails or go 5 minutes to Turkey Run State Park for fun and good food. Enjoy our beautiful large FIREPLACE. Make S'Mores!

  • Year Round Whole House AC/Heat

  • ALL NEW modern bath with whirlpool and shower for your comfort.

  • Large dressing room/ changing area adjacent to the Bath.

  • Full Kitchen - includes refrigerator and microwave dishes provided.

  • Dining tables in main cabin and on the screened  porch.

  • Telephone, TV/VCR/DVD. Computer Surge protectors available.

The main cabin sleeps 2-10 and extra beds on the screened porch give early risers great views of wildlife in the woods near the bridge. You can use the sofa beds to sleep extra guests.

  • $120 per night for 1-2 Guests
  • $15 Additional for each extra guest or each horse
  • TWO night minimum stay requested
  • Pets and Smoking on screened Porch ONLY

Special Week Long Package

  • $650/week
  • Includes 7 nights
  • Horses stay FREE with full week booking
  • Excludes week of Covered Bridge Festival

Phone for reservations: (765) 597-2046 or (708) 447-8445

Mail deposit checks for first night to:
Jean Turnmire
462 Uvedale Road
Riverside, IL 60546

Please specify bed preferences

1 Queen, 6 twin and 2 double sofa-beds

3 stall Horse Barn and paddocks available on request.

Calendar of Parke County Events

U.S. 41 1 Block West of Wilkins Mill Guesthouse

Contact: Turnmire, owner at 765-597-2046 or
Site Manager: Gary and Pat Havlin 765-597-2105