Discover French Lick
You don't visit Southern Indiana.
You DISCOVER it!
Whether you’re gazing up at the grand 200’ diameter dome in the West Baden atrium or into the eyes of a giraffe, your reaction will surely be “Wow, just wow!” There are so many different ways to enjoy the French Lick West Baden area, from a family-fun hike by Pakota Lake to a family-fun ride along the scenic railway. With everything in such close proximity, there’s no reason not to try it all.
Incredibly beautiful, Patoka Lake is the second-largest reservoir in the U.S. state of Indiana and is spread across Dubois, Crawford, and Orange counties in southern Indiana.
French Lick Resort
Amongst the hills in southern Indiana is a resort at the height of luxury. With two nationally-award-winning historic hotels, a casino, two healing mineral spas, and three exciting golf courses, there is always more to do at French Lick Resort.
Wilstem Wildlife Encounters
In addition to feeding Bert the giraffe, you’ll learn about him and get a picture with him! Plus, you’ll meet kangaroos, the ranch iguana and more.
French Lick Scenic Railway
The French Lick Scenic Railway operates passenger trains over twenty-five miles of track from French Lick to Jasper. The driving force behind the Railway is to provide guests with an experience harking back to a time when rail travel was the primary means of long-distance travel. Experience history and the beauty of autumn flying past you on one of the many event rides that are offered.
- 8505 West State Road 56
- (812) 936-3866
Make the most of your family time together at French Lick's indoor water park with a retractable roof in Southern…
- 3084 N Dillard Rd, Birdseye
- (812) 685-2464
The 8,800-acre lake along with 26,000 acres of DNR property offer boating, swimming, water-skiing, fishing, hunting…
Travel back in time and enjoy entertainment from some of the most iconic shows of the century from the Carol Burnett…
- Recurring weekly on Saturday
Take in the beauty of the fall foliage season at Patoka Lake with a custom tour boat cruise on beautiful Patoka…
- Recurring weekly on Sunday, Saturday
Make your plans to visit locally-owned Bledsoe Farms for their Fall Fun! It features a Corn maze, pumpkin patch, hay…
Enjoy a night out with your girlfriends in the beautiful West Baden Springs Hotel. The Wine & Canvas night…