French Lick, IN. French Lick Scenic Railway 8594 West State Road 56 French Lick, IN 47432. Aug 04, 2019 · This was our first time taking the French Lick Scenic Railway and we picked the theme trip "Chocolate Tasting Train." I really wanted to love this but there were so issues that could be improved. You are on the train about 90 minutes during which 3.5/5(278).
Popular train rides in Indiana aboard the French Lick Scenic Railway offer 20-mile day tours through parts of the Hoosier National Forest, the 2,200-foot Burton Tunnel (Indiana’s second longest tunnel), and past limestone outcroppings. Nestled among the hills of the Hoosier National Forest resides a classic American destination - French Lick Resort. Home to two AAA Four-Diamond nationally historic hotels, three challenging golf courses, two rejuvenating spas, impressive meeting venues and a Vegas-style casino (rated No. 4 Best Casino outside of Las Vegas by Yahoo Travel, 2016), the resort is sure to exceed your expectations.
Our relaxed, scenic journey lasts approximately 2 hours and covers 25 miles; the train will arrive at the historic French Lick Depot. While in French Lick, you have a wealth of options. Step back in time and follow the footsteps of the rich and famous at the historic French Lick Springs Resort & Casino and the West Baden Springs Hotel. Like a lot of the French Lick Resort treasures, the trolley’s history spans many decades, starting in 1903. In 2014, trolley service returned more than 100 years after it was first launched in French Lick and West Baden. In 1903, the roads were dirt and horse-drawn carriages were the norm.