Plainfield has many places of tourist attractions. The following are the some of the best chosen by the travelers voting.
- Splash Islands
- Indy Indoor Sports Park
- Plainfield Skate park, Plainfield Indiana
- Black Swan Brewpub
- Birch Plain Golf Course and Driving Range
- Salmon River State Forest
- Natchaug State Forest
1. Splash Islands:
The tropical themed Splash Island is located on 4.3 acres, which includes three waterslides, an interactive play area for all ages including kiddle slides, ropes, guns and water jets, lily pad crossing, a gentle winding river, two pulsating vortexes and plenty of deck spaces and grassy areas for sun bathing and family entertainment. It also includes a six lane competition pool with an attached diving well featuring two one meter springboards. It also included some new things for this year i.e. 2012 are Leisure river, it is a 900 foot long lazy river style attraction, in which you can float on tubes along with a 12 foot wide path, propelled by a current of water. It also have the best park food for visitors around at the Snackabana Island Cafe.
2. Indy Indoor Sports Park:
The park has a recreational sports facility for people of all ages. It is a 54,000 square foot building, housing an indoor soccer field and four hardwood basketball/volley ball courts. It offers soccer; flag football, basketball, volley ball and corn hole leagues for all the sports fans. It is an air conditioned and opens year round for tournaments, leagues, camps and parties.
3. Plainfield Skate park, Plainfield Indiana:
It is fairly a new and well-kept facility directly across the street from Swinford park, located on center St (SR 267) in Plainfield, IN. which includes several Skatelite covered metal ramps, several quarter pipes, a half pyramid with a hubba ledge, a mini ramp, a spine, and several other flat banks and misc. ramps. It has a water fountain at the main entrance of the pavilion and several vending machines. The park is staffed with only one employee. The waivers are mandatory, and he must be signed at check-in. It is one of the nice and well-kept stake parks; it is worth visiting Check it out if you are in Indianapolis.
4. Black Swan Brewpub:
The pub is located in 2067, E. Hadley Rd, Plainfield, IN 46168. Its object is to provide the best to its customers with a culinary experience, delicious beers and warm hospitality. The chef Nick Carter has taken the dishes that we know and love and the incorporated freshness, the originality, and homemade goodness that cannot be found today in whole southwest of Indianapolis. And from the brewery, D.J. McCallister is going to the great lengths to create fresh craft beers with a focus on bold flavor. So join and get experienced about the great food and the craft beers of the Black Swan Brewpub.
5. Birch Plain Golf Course and Driving Range
It offers the Par3 course which is a family operated, and in 1974 the back nine was added, that is more wooded than the front nine. This course is well suited for all golfers. The water hazards do come into play on three holes. The par3 has 18 holes and Par54. It is opened throughout the year. The club, golf cart, pull carts rentals should be paid by the visitors. The 200 yard driving range at birch plain offers the teeing off from the grass or the mats, and the chipping area is available. The fee will be applied for all visitors.
6. Salmon River State Forest
The activities provided by this forest are as follows: Fishing, hiking, hunting, picnicking, and field sports. The facilities available in this forest are picnic tables and pit toilets, and there is no parking fee at this forest.
7. Natchaug State Forest
The general access to the forest is available through the entrance located off of Pilfershire road in Eastford. The rest are closed. The activities provided by the forest is: Hunting, horse champing, mountain biking, back pack camping, picnicking, snowmobiling, horseback riding, fishing, hiking, historic site, cross country skiing.
8. Brownsburg Parks
It manages more than 160 acres of park land and also the open space. It offers a variety of recreational activities and special events every year. In 2011 more than 3000 people got registered for the park programs and nearly 10 thousand people took part in free events and activities. It is the place where you find affordable, wholesome family fun and entertainment. It encourages personality development through enrichment, physical activity and healthy lifestyle and social interactions with other community.