Category: Recreation





Bogey’s Family Fun Center

Posted on Jan 31 in Attractions, Recreation

Go Kart Tracks, Miniature Golf, Batting Cages, Bungee Trampoline,Tilt-a-whirl, Playland, Climbing Wall, Arcade, Snack Bar-Price range: $3.75 to $23.00 per person

Collett Park

Posted on Jan 31 in Attractions, Recreation

This 21 acre park is the oldest park in the Terre Haute Park System, located in a historic neighborhood. It features a horseshoe court, picnic shelters, enclosed pavilion, playground, and tennis courts.

Crossroads Dragway

Posted on Jan 24 in Racing/Entertainment, Recreation

Crossroads Dragway 3701 US Hwy re South 812.229.2167 tami@crossroadsdragway.com 1/8th mile NHRA Member drag strip located at the north end of the Vigo County Fairgrounds. Primarily operating on Friday nights and Saturday afternoons April through October. Friday Fun Nights allow owners of street legal vehicles to run the famed 1/8th mile. Saturday afternoon events feature […]

Deming Park

Posted on Jan 31 in Attractions, Recreation

Deming Park is 177 acres of green spaces for relaxing, shelters for picnics, an enclosed room for rental, a miniature train to ride, the magnificent Oakley Playground. You’ll also find a softball field, tennis courts, and a frisbee disc course and even a pond for fishing.

Dobbs Park Nature Center

Posted on Jan 31 in Attractions, Recreation, Science

Observe the wildlife, or hike through this 105 acre wooded setting. Wander through the wild prairie and watch the beauty unfold in the butterfly gardens. Hours: Tuesday-Saturday 9:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.; Closed on Sundays, Mondays, Election days and holidays.

Fairbanks Park

Posted on Jan 31 in Attractions, Recreation

The Wabash River serves as a backdrop for this 145 acres park near the downtown area. Enjoy meandering down the Riverwalk in the park, which will soon be part of the trail system in Terre Haute. Fairbanks is quickly becoming known as the festival park in Terre Haute.

Green Gables Equestrian Center

Posted on Jan 31 in Attractions, Recreation

4 miles E. Hulman Field Airport, inside arena. Top notch instructors cater mainly to the English sport horse disciplines but also offer lessons in Western riding. Summer camps available for 7/older.

Hawthorn Park

Posted on Jan 14 in Camping, Lodging, Recreation

Park has available: Semi-modern sites, all with electric and water nearby; and primitive sites for tent camping. Dump station available.

Hulman Links Golf Course

Posted on Jan 30 in Attractions, Golf

990 N. Chamberlain Road
(812) 877-2096
http://www.terrehaute.in.gov/departments/parks/hulman-links-golf-course Map It

PGA 18 hole Championship Course, driving range, clubhouse, dining room and lounge. Open March through December 24.

Hulman Mini-Speedway

Posted on Jan 31 in Attractions, Recreation

The Hulman Mini-speedway is a 1/20 mile dirt track, and is home to the Terre Haute Quarter Midget Association. The Quarter Midgets, driven by 5 to 16 year olds, race at the track from mid-April-October. Track schedule and additional information can be found at thqma.com. Admission to the track is always FREE.

Idle Creek Golf Course

Posted on Jan 30 in Attractions, Golf

This very nice course is situated near the Wabash River Valley. The course was cut out of the forest and is surrounded by a residential housing track. This course features a front nine that has rolling fairways, which are very tight and require accuracy and precise ball placement. The back nine holes feature somewhat flat and wide open fairways. Water hazards and sand bunkers come into play on several holes.

Imperial Lanes Bowling Alley

Posted on Jun 30 in Recreation

400 N 3rd St Terre Haute In 47804 812-232-1319 Karaoke, Glo-Bowl, Bumper Bowl, Auto Scoring, Al’s Sports Bar, 2 Bars, 16 Pool Tables, 16 Lanes, 1 Snooker Table, MasterCard, Live Music

Inland Aquatics; aka “The Heautian Ocean”

Posted on Jan 31 in Attractions, Recreation

The Midwest’s aquatic superstore, Inland Aquatics offers thousands of gallons of freshwater, marine and coral reef displays.  See the largest selection of tank-raised marine ornamentals on the planet.  See in-house production of coral, invertebrates, macroalgae and marine fishes. New displays include Aquaponics, snakes, lizards, spiders, mudskippers, and poison dart frogs.  Tour for FREE any day […]

ISU Hulman Center

Posted on Jan 31 in Attractions, Recreation

Educational conferences, conventions, concerts, stage shows, sporting events, banquets and dances are only a few reasons for visiting Hulman Center. The arena is home court for the Indiana State University Sycamores basketball teams, Broadway plays, and nationally known performes. Seating capacity in the arena ranges from 2,600 to 11,000 with the event dictating the configuration.

Joe’s Airboats “Cruisin’ The Bash”

Posted on Jan 31 in Attractions, Recreation

Explore the Wabash River from a new angle. Learn the river’s history and its influence on Terre Haute and the Wabash Valley. Two 10-passenger boats: Freedom & Independence. Hearing protection and lifevests provided. 1/2 hour rides $15 per adult, $10 children 12 yrs and under, no reservations needed. 1 hour island trip available every Sat. & Sun. at 10:30 a.m. $25 per seat, reservations needed. Open Wednesday Noon- 5 p.m. and Thursday- thru Saturday Noon until dusk.

LaVern Gibson Cross Country Course

Posted on Jan 31 in Attractions, Recreation

World class cross country course. Home of the NCAA Division I Men’s and Women’s Championships.

Mark’s Par Three Golf Course

Posted on Jan 30 in Attractions, Golf

Challenging 18 hole executive type course with 5 par 4’s. No tee times necessary. 1/2 mile north of Highway 40 at Glenn Stoplight. $7.00 – $21.00

National Road Heritage Trail – Terre Haute

Posted on Jun 30 in Recreation

Most of this trail follows the former Terre Haute, Brazil & Eastern (also Vandalia) RR, an abandoned east-west line which connected to Indianapolis.  The Twigg rest area serves as an historically remarkable trailhead.  The trail continues as a bike lane west of 13th Street, then picks up as an interesting urban pathway along 4th Street […]

Prairie Creek Park

Posted on Jan 14 in Camping, Lodging, Recreation

Park has available: Semi-modern sites all with electric and water nearby. Dump station available.

Providence Center at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods

Posted on Jan 31 in Attractions, Museums, Recreation

Sisters of Providence C/O Providence Welcome Center 1 Sisters of Providence St. Mary-of-the-Woods, IN 47876 Contact phone number for tours 812-535-2952 for rental of facilities 812-535-2946 (812) 535-4531 http://www.provcenter.org The welcome center for the Sisters of Providence. Features include dining services, the Sisters of Providence Heritage Museum and gift shop. It is also home of the […]

Sheridan Park

Posted on Jan 31 in Attractions, Recreation

26th and Beech Streets
(812) 232-2727

Sporting Clays

Posted on May 08 in Recreation

Open Wednesday-Sunday 10 am-6p.m

Terre Haute Action Track T.H.A.T.

Posted on Feb 01 in Attractions, Recreation

The Terre Haute Action Track is a 1/2 mile oval dirt track featuring sprints, modifieds, midgets, late models, ad super stock race cars. The price range is from $10 – $20

Terre Haute Bowling Center

Posted on Jun 30 in Recreation, Special Needs

Terre Haute Bowling Center is a beautiful 40 lanes center that has been family owned and operated since 1976. With state of the art technology and a professional, attentive staff, Terre Haute Bowling Center Name delivers the best bowling experience around. Hours of Operation Monday through Thursday | 9am – 11pm       Friday 9am – midnight  Saturday 10am – midnight   Sunday | 10am […]

Terre Haute Skateworld

Posted on Feb 01 in Attractions, Recreation

Open daily to promote a family-friendly environment that everyone can enjoy.

The Landing at Fort Harrison

Posted on Jan 30 in Attractions, Golf, Recreation

“It’s Not just Golf… It’s a Golf Experience”. The newly rejuvenated and well manicured golf course is a challenging Par 4 with 6300 yards of total play. There is an added benefit to our golfers, we have a golf lounge directly accessible from the golf course. Golf Course and Pro Shop

Vigo Bowl of Terre Haute

Posted on Jun 30 in Recreation

Vigo Bowl in Terre Haute, Indiana offers great fun for all ages!  If you are looking for an afternoon or evening of entertainment, come on over and knock some pins down at our center.  We offer league bowling, open bowling, tournaments and birthday parties. Our center has recently been updated and features 34 genuine wood lanes. […]

Voorhees Park

Posted on Feb 01 in Attractions, Recreation

Voorhees and Indiana 63
(812) 232-2727

Wabash Valley Fairgrounds

Posted on Feb 01 in Attractions, Recreation

3901 US Hwy 41 S.

(812) 232- 9627

Wabash Valley Family Sports Center Inc.

Posted on Feb 01 in Attractions, Recreation

Several cross-country meets are hosted here at the Lavern Gibson Championship Cross Country Course. The 2007 schedule includes the IHSAA state meet, the NCAA National Championship and several other collegiate meets.

Wabash Valley Tennis Club

Posted on Feb 01 in Attractions, Recreation

Serving up indoor tennis from September to May Play tennis in a climate controlled lighted environment – even in December! Programs include: lessons, leagues, clinics, open and permanent court time, cardio tennis, and special events. Become a full-time tennis player at the WVTC.

Wabashiki Fish and Wildlife Area

Posted on Jun 30 in Recreation

The Wabashiki current site encompasses 2,400 acres along the west bank of the Wabash River between Terre Haute and West Terre Haute. Wabashiki Fish and Wildlife Area PO Box 47 West Terre Haute, In 47885 812-268-5640 http://www.in.gov/portal/news_events/56324.htm http://www.in.gov/dnr/fishwild/6188.htm

White Violet Center for Eco-Justice

Posted on Jan 31 in Attractions, Recreation, Science

Saint Mary-of-the-Woods (812) 535-3131 ext. 525 http://www.whiteviolet.org Located at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, the Center offers environmental education programs for children. Adult tours are also available. Features include a herd of alpacas,orchards full of fruit trees, and 350 acres of state-certified organic farmland. They also offer a farmers market, open to the public, every Wednesday afternoon, May […]

Wigwam Skate & Event Center

Posted on Oct 01 in Recreation

Description: Remember Yesterday Today… The Iconic Wigwam has been around for more than 55 years at this location. Offering public skating & family entertainment, youth & teen events, birthdays, banquets, catered & non catered events, and non skating events and facility rental. Address: 4600 North Smith Street Phone Number: 812-460-1775 Business Contact: Robert Kramer www.wigwamskating.com

William S. Rea Park Golf Course

Posted on Jan 30 in Attractions, Golf

18 hole course great for golfers of all levels. Light rolling terrain makes it an enjoyable walking course, however carts are available. Sharpen your skills at the driving range, visit the Hall of Fame Room, snack bar, and pro shop while at Rea Park.

X-Treme Lazer Tag

Posted on Feb 01 in Attractions, Recreation

Challenge your friends! 7,000 sq ft multi-level arena. Visit the snack bar or arcade area. Private and corporate parties also available. Strap on a vest and come play!