Prairie Creek Park


10 miles south of I-70 on U.S. 41 and 4 miles west on West French Drive

About This Location

Prairie Creek Park consists of 282.75 acres and total water area of 16 acres.
Sugar Camp is located withing Pararie Creek Park. The Sugar Camp is in operation January and February of each year.
Old growth maple trees are tapped throughout the park. Sap is collected and routed to an authentic log cabin where maple syrup is produced, bottled, and sold.
The campground, open year-round, has 42 modern sites.
Elliott Woods, the north addition to the park, is a unique woodland. Its canopy of trees has all but eliminated under-story making visibility good for woodland recreational activities. At least 26 species of trees, eleven varieties of flowers, and nine species of wildlife have been counted. A nature trail, approximately one and one-half miles in length, transverses these woods as they are a natural nature study area.

Facilities At This Location


  • Lake
  • Campground
  • Picnic Shelter
  • Playground
  • Trails
  • Baseball Diamond
  • Tennis Court
  • Basketball Court
  • Nature Area
  • Fishing
  • Rest Rooms
  • Pond

Contact Information

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