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Eagle Creek Park

Open Now: 7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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One of our favorite Parks.

Our kids enjoy fishing here. Such a nice park. A bit pricy if you live in indy and want to go a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Nice place

We have always enjoyed coming here for hiking and in the summer swimming. It's really nice around... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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“nature center”(25 reviews)
“hiking trails”(15 reviews)
“bird sanctuary”(11 reviews)
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7840 W 56th St, Indianapolis, IN 46254-9706
+1 317-327-7110
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our kids enjoy fishing here. Such a nice park. A bit pricy if you live in indy and want to go a few times a year.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have always enjoyed coming here for hiking and in the summer swimming. It's really nice around the fall with all the colors of the changing leaves.

Thank Melissa G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great trails through the woods. Easy access to the park from 71st street entrance. Rangers very welcoming.

Thank Barry F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped by here on an early November Sunday morning in part to see the fall colors which were approaching their peak. If you aren't from within the county, they'll charge you $6 to drive your car into the park (it's $5 for locals). Even though...More

Thank interceptpubs
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We live just up the street from Eagle Creek park. This park offers a great time. There is fishing boat rental kayaking and more.

Thank Shakazi
Reviewed 11 October 2018

I'm fortunate enough to live within 5 minutes of the north entrance of the park. My dog loves walking the trails. There are flatter trails if you don't want a lot of physical exertion but also hilly ones including stairs in the woods. Apparently they...More

Thank JMoore0714
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Nice park with miles of wooded trails. Good amount of water front with kayaks and boats, swimming area as well. $6 for car entry if non resident, $5 for resident. Very relaxing park.

Thank DisneyDad21
Reviewed 29 September 2018

I enjoy going to this park and just getting lost in the thick green-ness of it all. It's the biggest park in the city, I think. There's boating, though I haven't tried it in a while, and lots of picnic areas. It is a little...More

Thank jillAs340
Reviewed 24 September 2018

If you are looking for a 1-2h escape from downtown Indy, this is a good pick. There are several well marked trails and you can see some nice birds.

1  Thank Nils V
Reviewed 17 September 2018

This is someplace we could always take our children and guarantee to enjoy. It affordable and has lots to pick. We usually take a picnic, play volleyball, hike, rent paddle boats and sail boats. Easy access off the interstate, very clean.

Thank Indym0m2014
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Ruby H
11 August 2018|
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.
31 July 2018|
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).
5 July 2018|
Response from Athena W |
No. Overnight parking and camping are prohibited.