Engage all your senses while sampling some of the most fun outdoor activities in Indiana
during your visit to French Lick West Baden. TASTE some of our local produce from one of the area farm markets. FEEL the snow glide under your skis on the winter snow at Paoli Peaks. SMELL the freshly manicured, pristine greens at a French Lick golf course
. HEAR the bird calls and other native wildlife while on a hike in the Hoosier National Forest. Or just sit back and SEE the beautiful scenery on a Patoka Lake camping
trip or boat ride.
Captivate as many (or few) of your senses as you desire in French Lick West Baden, with some of the most fun outdoor activities in Indiana. Experience the natural joy of skiing in the mountains, walking a nature trail or setting out on a Patoka Lake camping trip.
In the mood to enjoy the local scenery? Explore the countryside on scenic French Lick, Indiana train rides and driving tours? Click here for our Touring Brochures.
Paoli Country Club
1345 Leonard Circle, Paoli
This 9-hole regulation length golf course features a short layout, rewards good shots and provides a fun golf outing for everyone.
2798 West County Road 25 South, Paoli
Reach the Peak at Southern Indiana's oldest ski resort. Enjoy a day of skiing, tubing and snow boarding at Paoli Peaks! Choose from 15 trails ranging from beginner to black diamond, try your skills at the Terrain Park. Lodge sits atop the hillside providing a cozy fire, hot chocolate and concession area.
Patoka Lake Marina
2991 N Dillard Rd, Birdseye
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 us on one (or more) of our Lake Cruises. We have Sunset Wine Cruises, Fall Foliage Wine Cruises, and Executive Cruises on select Sundays. Please see our Events calendar for dates and times.
Patoka Lake Nature Center
3084 North Dillard Road, Birdseye
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 disc golf at the 18-hole course. See live raptors up close and tour the newly re-constructed Moery Cabin at the Visitor Center. Fun for the whole family awaits you at Patoka Lake!
The Stables at French Lick
8538 West Baden Ave, West Baden
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 turkeys and other wild life of Indiana. Pony, hay and carriage rides also available.
Highway 56 between Paoli & French Lick, French Lick
Enjoy a scenic and relaxing horseback ride through the 1,100 acres of rolling hills. A great ride for the entire family. Arena rides, hayrides and campfires are also available.
French Lick West Baden: 8291 W. Beechwood Avenue • French Lick, Indiana 47432
Toll free: (866) 309-9139 • Local: (812) 936 - 3418 • Fax: (812) 936 - 7112
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