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Address: 10654 Bono Road, Terre Haute, IN 47802
Phone Number: (812) 462-3413

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One of Vigo County's natural treasures.

This is a large park with many features: a lake, with limited swimming, a pioneer village, a covered bridge (nice for stealing a kiss), nature trails, and camping.

5 of 5 starsReviewed October 11, 2014
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Paris, Illinois, USA
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Clinton, Indiana
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31 reviews 31 reviews
8 attraction reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

Many questionable people lurking around. Found a syringe on the "beach." Left immediately and will never come back.

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Paris, Illinois, USA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

This is a large park with many features: a lake, with limited swimming, a pioneer village, a covered bridge (nice for stealing a kiss), nature trails, and camping.

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74 reviews 74 reviews
11 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Our family of three had some time to kill so we followed the signs to Fowler Park. We were pleasantly surprised to find the well preserved historic village and a covered bridge. The buildings are in good shape. There is plenty of parking and space to spread out.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

I'm writing this review sitting at our camp site. This is our first time camping here at Fowler Park. After spending the last 3 nights here I have to say we think it's great. We are tent camping in the primative area and accommodations at the site are perfect. They have water access close as well as portapoties and his... More 

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39 reviews 39 reviews
3 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

Fowler park is a very scenic place to visit. I personally love to fish and Fowler park has many small ponds beside the main lake to fish at. I have caught Bass, Blue Gill and Catfish. I have even seen people pull out monster carp. They have plenty of picnic areas and they also have swimming on a beach. If... More 

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Terre Haute, Indiana
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2013

They have a nice lake to swim in and to fish in. They have a nice camp ground to stay at. They also have different programs at the park during the year.

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Terre Haute, Indiana, USA
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105 reviews 105 reviews
29 attraction reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2013

Fowler Park is a great place for just getting away for a little while! The village of log cabins and covered bridge also make it a seasonal favorite, especially in the fall and winter. Pioneer Days (held in October) create a historic flavor for those interested in what it was like to be a pioneer living in a log cabin... More 

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Buffalo, New York
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84 reviews 84 reviews
31 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2013

This park is so pretty. Tons of log cabins, a covered bridge, a good sized lake for fishing, and campgrounds. They have seasonal event such as the Pioneer Days and Christmas Walk. I love this place for taking photos. They also have nice clean playground.

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Terre Haute,IN
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51 reviews 51 reviews
20 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2013

Very nice park south of Terre Haute. Has small lake , camp grounds, and large settlement of a pioneer village with grist mill, many log cabins, blacksmith shop. Several times a year they open the village with volunteers to reenact the pioneer lifestyle with many displays and is great for children.

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