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Hiking at Patoka Lake

Hiking at Patoka Lake

Planning a summer getaway? Patoka Lake is close to French Lick West Baden and has it all! From lodging to water sports and everything in between, you’ve found a serene yet exciting place for your summer vacation! Voted Best in the Midwest for wildlife viewing by USA TODAY - it is a great place to get an amazing view of bald eagles, osprey, hawks, and other wildlife! Patoka Lak ...

Grizzly encounter at Wilstem Wildlife Park

Wilstem Wildlife Park: An Experience of a Lifetime

If you are planning a trip to Southern Indiana, one of your stops HAS TO BE Wilstem Wildlife Park in French Lick West Baden. Wilstem Wildlife Park is introducing several new encounters as well as continuing with past favorites! Most encounters are available year-round, the elephant encounter being the exception (March – 1st week in November).