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Eagle Creek Park

7840 W 56th St, Indianapolis, IN 46254-9706
+1 317-327-7110
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Great trails and amenities close to downtown

I live downtown and it is nice having a park like this not too far away. I use their trails for... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Hannah B
Toddler Adventures

Visiting on a Wednesday morning just after the start of the school year with my toddler was a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Athena W
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“nature center” (25 reviews)
“go ape” (21 reviews)
“bird sanctuary” (11 reviews)
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7840 W 56th St, Indianapolis, IN 46254-9706
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+1 317-327-7110
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"nature center"
in 25 reviews
"go ape"
in 21 reviews
"bird sanctuary"
in 11 reviews
"hiking trails"
in 14 reviews
"nature lovers"
in 6 reviews
"picnic shelters"
in 4 reviews
"natural area"
in 3 reviews
"great nature"
in 3 reviews
"great place to run"
in 4 reviews
"beautiful scenery"
in 7 reviews
"rent kayaks"
in 3 reviews
"bike riding"
in 3 reviews
"yearly pass"
in 5 reviews
"family reunion"
in 4 reviews
"marion county"
in 4 reviews
"close to downtown"
in 5 reviews
"paddle boats"
in 6 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I live downtown and it is nice having a park like this not too far away. I use their trails for running and have also rented kayaks at Eagle Creek Outfitters and done the Go Ape course in the park. I highly recommend getting the...More

Thank Hannah B
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Visiting on a Wednesday morning just after the start of the school year with my toddler was a dream. Our first stop was the Ornithological Center where were toured the facility and spent 30 minutes watching wildlife from the "viewing room". Chipmunks, squirrels, cardinals, doves,...More

Thank Athena W
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I would go here every day if I had the luxury of not having a job! It has everything I could want in a nature haven- aside from a true beach or mountain-side, but I'll take what I can get! Hiking through the woods kept...More

Thank AmandaTravels328
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hiking paths open all year round, plus summer water activities. Safe, beautiful and inexpensive ($5/6 per car, depending on residency).

Thank drberns
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Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

My husband and I traveled to Indianapolis for a robotic tournament. We were so happy to find a wonderful way to get some exercise. We rented bikes and a paddle boat on subsequent days and also hiked. We could have spent several more days exploring...More

Thank Julie D
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Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

When the world seems just too much. When I need to feel safe and regroup. When my getaway feels within reach...I go to Eagle Creek Park...the hidden gem tucked within Indy’s comfort zones! If I want to explore natures best, I go to the Earth...More

Thank R7058LGmarcc
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

Eagle Creek park was a very nice place for the family for fishing, boating and swimming or just have a cookout for the day.

Thank johnns305
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Reviewed 9 July 2018

Fun to share with family and friends. Lots of picnic tables for get togethers, clean park - great place for the kids to fish.

Thank valerie811
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

Eagle Creek is a large multi-purpose park just a few miles from the center of Indianapolis. Miles of trails for hikers and bicyclists are available. Many parking lots are throughout the park, some with grills and children's playgrounds. There are learning centers, zip lines, swimming...More

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Reviewed 17 June 2018

We visited here our first day in Indy. We had a nice shorter hike with our five year old daughter. It's not a huge national forest so you won't get lost for days but enough trails to let you wander in the woods for a...More

1  Thank UF_RX_1999
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Ruby H
11 August 2018|
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Response from Athena W | Reviewed this property |
It depends on the resident status and whether or not you’re bringing a boat. The most updated pricing is on the Indianapolis Parks website.
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Partyof5FL
31 July 2018|
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Response from Athena W |
Yes. Eagle Creek Outfitters at the Marina offer rentals for single and double kayaks, canoes, SUP boards, paddle boats, pontoons, and bicycles (adult and children's).
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NorthernWisconsinfan
5 July 2018|
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Response from Athena W |
No. Overnight parking and camping are prohibited.
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