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Eagle Creek Park

7840 W 56th St, Indianapolis, IN 46254-9706
+1 317-327-7110
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What other city has this kind of park?

I cannot recommend enough this remarkable city park. Bird sanctuary, an 18-hole golf course... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Dyer, Indiana
A place for Everyone!

This is not just a park-- fishing , hiking,biking, rowing, kayaking on one lake, hike, dog... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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“nature center” (23 reviews)
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7840 W 56th St, Indianapolis, IN 46254-9706
+1 317-327-7110
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I cannot recommend enough this remarkable city park. Bird sanctuary, an 18-hole golf course, outstanding swimming area, hiking trails and more. It is beautiful and clean and just a wonderful place to spend a day or more. Fantastic!

Thank willie35
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is not just a park-- fishing , hiking,biking, rowing, kayaking on one lake, hike, dog walk,picnic tree training for zip lines,swings, trapese, rope ladders, bridges, amble around the beautiful natural scenery filled with all kinds of birds, butterflies woods for nature lovers. Activities, Ornithology...More

Thank nickmac207
Reviewed 1 week ago

Eagle Creek Park is an Indianapolis gem! It's perfect for a walk or run and seeing deer and birds! I enjoy it year round as it's also beautiful! I also take my 5-year old grandson who loves to see the deer and visit one of...More

Thank Gjones2362
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went on a gorgeous day! They have plenty of good hiking trails and nice landscaping a lot of nature to see. Parking was limited, but I feel Like it was extra crowded that day I don't know if it's normally so busy. Enjoyed it all

Thank Shannan B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

2016 we took my son and his brother to Eagle Creek for his birthday. It was so gross. You couldn't even get off the picnic table cause of the goose poop absolutely everywhere. Could not lay out nothing. It's turned ghetto

Thank Kristina S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went for a post dinner walk hoping to see some birds, but really only saw some geese. No matter, though, because we had a nice stroll around the lake. This park has an entry fee, but maintained parking areas and multiple trails. At one point...More

Thank pjmdvm
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a picnic next to the water, under a shade tree and it was nice and peaceful. Saw were you can rent kayaks, etc and there looks to be plenty to choose from. Hiked a few trails and then drove around the park. Found an...More

1  Thank Diana C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect walk or hike for anyone. 1-6 miles to pick from. The lakeside is great. Tables for lunch. Gorgeous day.

Thank May-Ree N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Eagle Creek Park is not only a fabulous place to bird watch and hike, the marina in the park is a great place to rent water recreation items. On the weekends it is very busy and first come first serve. We visited during the day...More

Thank itsagreatlife16
Reviewed 12 July 2017

One of Indianapolis best places for outdoor recreation. Challenging hiking trail and zip line. The Earth Discovery Center and Ornithology Center are great places to learn about the overall nature and birds of the area Beautiful lake for swimming and boating

Thank Cliff T
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Response from Deana M | Reviewed this property |
I do not know the answer. Call whoever takes care of the park and ask.
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Response from Janice6881 | Reviewed this property |
Here are restrictions from their website: We do have some participant restrictions. In addition, we have supervision requirements for all guests under the age of 18. All participant and supervision ratio requirements must... More