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Fort Ouiatenon

South River Road, West Lafayette, IN
+1 765-476-8411
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Feast of the Hunters Moon

For one weekend each fall the "Feast of the Hunters Moon" is held at this park. It is a great fun... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2016
parrottdize
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Dyer, Indiana
Quiet Park

Unless you go the weekend of the Feast of the Hunter's Moon, there's not much at this park. It is... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2016
Bluejay_13
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North Judson
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“hunter's moon” (10 reviews)
“wabash river” (6 reviews)
“block house” (5 reviews)
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South River Road, West Lafayette, IN
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Reviewed 5 October 2016

For one weekend each fall the "Feast of the Hunters Moon" is held at this park. It is a great fun filled feast.....lots of entertainment.....a good selection of food booths.......and many unique items for sale. Many people wear period clothing and practice crafts from the...More

Thank parrottdize
Reviewed 28 July 2016

Unless you go the weekend of the Feast of the Hunter's Moon, there's not much at this park. It is a quiet place to have a picnic and view the Wabash. We stopped by this weekend while the blockhouse was open...while there are a few...More

Thank Bluejay_13
Reviewed 26 July 2016

The Wabash River runs along Fort Ouitenon, it's quite scenic throughout the seasons! Certainly worth a trip out. Pack a lunch and walk around the park. Check out the building, learn a little more about the history of the area! Nice for a couple of...More

Thank GoinPlaces63
Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

We stopped out after reading about the fort. The building and across are interesting from a historical perspective. They are also nice to view in the spring.

Thank Anne L
Reviewed 28 April 2016

I love going to the Feast of the Hunter's Moon. I like to watch the various dancers and listen to the music. The food is also great.

1  Thank Aylaeh C
Reviewed 16 March 2016

The Feast of the hunter's Moon is a great weekend, with a lot of history being re-lived. The inclusion of various groups in the weekend, native Americans, French, British, early traders of the area - all make a great event. The Feast generally occurs on...More

Thank donnead
Reviewed 7 March 2016 via mobile

Not much to see here folks. I wouldnt go out my way to check it out. I love history, but zzzz... Go elsewhere with your time.

Thank JKincentralIL
Reviewed 16 December 2015

Fort Quiatenon is a generally tranquil and fairly large recreation facility just southwest of West Lafayette along the Wabash River. There is a good boat launch and bank fishing, some trails along the river (it connects to the Wabash Heritage Trail somewhere) and the historic...More

3  Thank Eric F
Reviewed 10 September 2015

Fort Quiatenon is a park just southwest of West Lafayette/Purdue University. It is a quiet free park to enjoy, but the weekend in Oct, it comes to life. Feast of the Hunter's Moon- Reenactments of the French Fur traders and Indians. History in front of...More

2  Thank Dana W
Reviewed 10 August 2015

Good place to take your kids to learn about some of the history of our country. A neat thing to do on a fall outing.Good for all ages.

1  Thank barbarakB4959DY
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