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Fort Ouiatenon

South River Road, West Lafayette, IN
+1 765-476-8411
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A nice little stop along the river. Fort is good for a short visit and a review of the one floor of... read more

Reviewed 5 June 2017
DillonM1905
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Eldersburg, Maryland
The Fort Ouiatenon is a must see...from fur traders to the Fife and Drum corps. and blacksmiths !

The Fort Ouiatenon area has the event Feast of the Hunter's moon annually in late September - early... read more

Reviewed 24 May 2017
James A
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Lafayette, United States
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South River Road, West Lafayette, IN
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Reviewed 5 June 2017

A nice little stop along the river. Fort is good for a short visit and a review of the one floor of exhibits and living history guides. Park has a boat ramp and grounds to walk around. bring sun screen on sunny days or stick...More

Thank DillonM1905
Reviewed 24 May 2017

The Fort Ouiatenon area has the event Feast of the Hunter's moon annually in late September - early October. The food is great and the culture is of the early settlers that traded with the Indians of that area. Buffalo burgers are my favorite !...More

Thank James A
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
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