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Looking for some fun things to do in French Lick, Indiana?

Try our popular year-round French Lick water park. Go fishing or water-skiing Patoka Lake and ride the French Lick Scenic Railway through the Hoosier National Forest. Other outdoor things to do in French Lick, Indiana, include mountain biking, ATV tours, hiking, zip lining, horseback riding, golfing and much more. In the winter, Paoli Peaks offers skiing, snowboarding, and tubing fun for the whole family!

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Paoli Peaks, Indiana’s premiere ski resort, features: Sixty-five acres of skiable terrain 15 trails 5 chairlifts 3 surface lifts Full-service ski and snowboard rental shop Pro-shop Dining on site Arctic blast tubing offers 10+ lanes of slip-sliding…

Enjoy this state reservoir with an 8,800 acre lake, hiking and biking trails, modern and primitive camping, beach, picnic areas and nature observing. This park is the Frisbee golfers paradise featuring an 18-hole course.

Popular train rides in Indiana aboard the French Lick Scenic Railway offer 20-mile day tours through parts of the Hoosier National Forest, the 2,200-foot Burton Tunnel (Indiana’s second longest tunnel), and past limestone outcroppings. Check the dail…

French Lick Zip Line is a 4,000 foot canopy tour, meaning there are no ground landings, only platform landings, featuring 9 zip lines. Giving guests the opportunity to sail through the beautiful countryside. Read what others are saying about their zi…

Enjoy this state reservoir with an 8,800 acre lake, hiking and biking trails, modern and primitive camping, beach, picnic areas and nature observing.​ Wilstem Wildlife Park is the Frisbee golfers paradise featuring an 18-hole course. Bring your own h…

Designated as a National Natural Landmark, this site features a mysterious "lost river" emerging from a cave after traveling through a karst/limestone system of miles of underground channels. It lies within a 187-acre tract of land filled with impres…

Enjoy eagle watching or nesting osprey while touring scenic Patoka Lake on a 60' tour boat either in the comfortable interior or open air upper deck. Check calendar of events for cruise dates/times.

Venture into the wild countryside with our exciting trail rides. Discover the true beauty as you travel along many miles of the Lost River and the steep inclines of the rugged terrain. If you are lucky, you could spot deer, red-tailed hawks, wild tur…

Considered one of Donald Ross’ most challenging designs, a $4.6 million restoration brought the course back to his original plans. The Donald Ross Course brings a rich history to French Lick Resort. The course was site of the 1924 PGA Championship wo…

Whether you’re a beginner or scratch golfer, tune up your game at this state-of-the-art practice facility featuring a short-game area for improving your putting, chipping, pitching and sand play. The center also features indoor and outdoor driving ra…

Enjoy 1,100 rolling acres at this ranch that includes: Up-close Elephant Encounters with various levels of engagement.  Open March - November.  Grizzly Bear Encounters featuring Jeff "The Bear Man" Watson, Bob & Screech. This trio has been featured…

Hunt pheasant, quail and chukars in different types of ground cover on gently rolling terrain. Professional guides and dogs are available.

Named one of America’s Greatest Courses by Golf Digest and Indiana's Course of the Year.  Host Site of the 2015 Senior PGA Championship, this course will prove challenging for even the best players in the game. Atop one of the highest points in India…

Fun all year long with an indoor Lazer Tag course and 9-hole cosmic golf and arcade. Test your skills outside on the 18-hole challenging and breathtaking course. Read what others are saying about Shotz Lazer Tag and Miniature Golf!

The Hoosier National Forest, comprised of 203,000 acres, is set in the rolling hills of south central Indiana, providing a mix of opportunities and resources for people to enjoy. Hiking on over 260 miles of trails, cross country or day hikes availab…

Fun and friendly competition for your family and friends. Satisfy your need for action and adventure, offering both woodsball and scenario options.

Full service marina with houseboat, pontoon and fishing boat rentals. Year round slip and buoy rental available. Mechanic on duty for all repairs. For a unique overnight experience, rent one of Indiana’s first floating cabins. Join them on one (or mo…

Nine-hole public golf course. Great for beginners or professionals alike. Enjoy the full-service clubhouse, pro-shop and restaurant.

Year-round nature enthusiasts have miles of trails to explore at French Lick Resort. More than ten miles of dirt and gravel wind throughout the Hoosier National Forest - perfect for wildlife viewing and exercise in the fresh air.

There is something for everyone at Patoka Lake, whether you enjoy camping, fishing, boating, hunting or just being outdoors. Hike one of the four trails or bring your bike and cruise along a scenic bike path. Swim at the beach and enjoy a game of dis…

Situated in the Hoosier National Forest, this trail boasts scenic views of Springs Valley Lake and remnants of the Buffalo Trace. Hike, bike or horseback ride up to 13 miles of trails.

Hike this 88-acre forest south of Paoli in one of the last old-growth forests of its size in Indiana.

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