Naval Surface Warfare Center Crane Division 

Principal tenant command
300 Highway 361, Crane, IN 47522

In Loogootee, the summers are long, warm, and humid; the winters are short, very cold, and wet; and it is partly cloudy year round. Over the course of the year, the temperature typically varies from 24°F to 86°F and is rarely below 6°F or above 93°F.
Based on the tourism score, the best time of year to visit Loogootee for warm-weather activities is from early June to late September.
Cost of Living

The overall cost of living index in Crane, IN is 82, which is 7% lower than the Indiana average and 18% lower than the national average. 

Everyday goods and services can be a good indicator of the general cost of goods in a given city. In this case, the goods and services in Crane, IN are 6% higher than the Indiana average and 4% higher than the national average. 
Getting to Know the Area
Some say Martin County represents “the most beautiful land you’ve never seen.”And there’s more. Breathtaking trails through the Hoosier National & Martin State Forest. Down home festivals. Plenty of outstanding hunting and fishing. Gorgeous sights and geologic formations. All these and more await you in tranquil Martin County.
Boating, canoeing, kayaking, and fishing as well as camping guided river trips and picnic opportunities abound at West Boggs Lake, Martin County State Forest and the East Fork of the White River.
Customized fishing (and hunting) trips are available by Rodney Wright of Overlook Rentals.While you are here schedule a round of golf at Lakeview Golf Course; beautifully situated on West Boggs Lake. Bring the family in late summer and fall for an absolutely fun filled day navigating through the renowned Lark Ranch Corn Maze. Creating memories that will last lifetime! 


Check out these websites for a list of all of the great events going on in the area.