Amenities & Activities

Outdoor Adventures

Ample parking space suitable for guests with boats, highlighting the area’s popularity for fishing

Little Patoka Boat Ramp

A well-maintained concrete boat ramp located in Patoka Lake State Park in Dubois County, Indiana. This ramp provides easy access to Patoka Lake for various boating activities and has nearby restroom facilities and parking for vehicles with boat trailers. 8 minutes

Patoka Lake Marina

Patoka Lake Marina offers a variety of services including boat rentals, tours, a winery, and event space. It is a full-service marina located on the south side of Patoka Lake. Amenities include boat rental and a mini-mart. 10 minutes by water, 25 minutes by land

Newton-Stewart State Recreation Area

The Newton-Stewart State Recreation Area offers various outdoor activities including hiking and biking trails, a public beach, and a nature center. It encompasses approximately 1,000 acres on a peninsula at Patoka Lake, providing ample opportunities for recreation and wildlife observation. 25 minutes

Lucas Oil Golf Course, English, IN

Nestled in the rolling hills of southern Indiana, Lucas Oil Golf Course offers an 18-hole championship course with a blend of challenging features for all levels of golfers. The course includes multiple lakes, bunkers, and streams, enhancing both the difficulty and beauty of the game. 15 minutes

Marengo Cave

Marengo Cave, a U.S. National Natural Landmark, offers guided cave tours and is a premier destination for nature enthusiasts. The cave features stunning underground formations and provides educational programs about its geological history. 25 minutes

Paoli Peaks

Paoli Peaks is a prominent ski resort in Southern Indiana, offering 65 acres of skiable terrain with 15 trails and eight lifts. It caters to skiers, snowboarders, and snow tubers with a variety of winter sports and activities. 30 minutes

Cave Country Canoes

Located on the scenic Blue River in Milltown, Indiana, Cave Country Canoes offers a variety of canoe and kayak trips. They cater to all experience levels, providing opportunities for wildlife sightings, rapid navigation, and enjoying the abundant scenic beauty of Blue River. 30 minutes

Indoor Comforts

French Lick

French Lick is a resort town in Indiana known for its rich history and numerous attractions including a casino, golf courses, a miniature golf site, an indoor water park, a scenic railway, and a winery. It provides a variety of activities suited for all ages and interests. 30 minutes

West Baden Springs Hotel

Known as the “Eighth Wonder of the World” after its debut in 1902, the West Baden Springs Hotel is an architectural marvel with its massive dome and luxurious amenities. The hotel offers a historic and opulent atmosphere, along with modern facilities such as a world-class spa, golf courses, and fine dining. 30 minutes

Local Attractions

In addition to hunting and fishing, there are many local attractions, antique stores, & flea markets close by.

Holiday World and Splashin’ Safari

50 minutes

Wilstem Ranch

40 minutes

Zip Lines – Eagles Wing

30 min

Zip Lines – Squire Boone Caverns

1 hr


Marcy’s Kitchen

101 Indiana Ave, English, IN 47118

Marcy’s Kitchen is more than just a restaurant; it’s a cozy haven where patrons become family, and every meal feels like a warm embrace.

Schwartz Family Restaurant

Schwartz Family Restaurant serves homemade Amish-style food cafeteria style. We also have several special events and offerings.

Address: 6738 W Governors Trce, Eckerty, IN 47116


Pepino Pizza

A couple places by the marina