Explore French Lick
So Many Ways to “Wow”!
Whether you’re gazing up at the grand 200’ diameter dome in the West Baden atrium or into the eyes of an elephant, your reaction will surely be “Wow, just wow!” There are so many different ways to enjoy the French Lick West Baden area, from a pampering spa trip at the resort to a family-fun getaway in a cabin. With everything in such close proximity, there’s no reason not to try it all.
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 elephants, kangaroos, the ranch iguana and more.
West Baden Springs Hotel
With the luxury of yesteryear combined with modern amenities, everything about your stay at West Baden Springs Hotel feels special.
French Lick Resort Spa Treatments
Excuse us while we totally relax at the French Lick Resort. (pause pause pause) Okay, now we can tell you about the amazing spa treatments at both French Lick and West Baden Springs. This is where it all started, after all, with travelers coming from miles around for the healing powers of the mineral springs.
French Lick Scenic Railway
The French Lick Scenic Railway operates passenger trains over twenty-five miles of this 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.
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 Springs Hotel
Are we still in Indiana? You bet! You’re in the beautifully restored French Lick Springs Hotel, one of two grand hotels at the French Lick Resort. With swimming pools, a kids play area, trolley rides and more, it’s even a great family getaway.
The Pete Dye Golf Course
The view from this course is truly breathtaking, letting you take in 40-mile panoramic views of the countryside. The challenging 18-hole course is truly a masterpiece, encompassing five manmade lakes and a variety of elevation changes.
French Lick Casino
This 51,000-square-foot gaming venue offers lots of ways for you to cash in. There are more than 1,000 slots and video poker games, plus 37 live-dealer table games. The non-smoking gaming room is Indiana’s largest.
West Baden Springs Atrium
They didn’t think it could be built, and that gave the original owner, Lee W. Sinclair, the impetus he needed to prove them wrong. You’ll want to take one of the historic tours to learn all about the structure and its amazing history.
Patoka Lake Winery
The only winery in the area to offer lodging! Two of the five suites are two-story converted silos, and all include hot tubs and fireplaces. Even if you don’t stay overnight, you’ll enjoy tasting some of their 20 wines and viewing the production room.