The Old Dam is a group of natural rock formations rising from the bed of the Wabash River near New Harmony.
When the Wabash is low in Summer, the rocks emerge forming a series of rapids, pools, and waterfalls, it becomes one of the best swimming holes east of the Mississippi. The rapids make for a great kayaking experience. Many people like to canoe or float down to the Old Dam from New Harmony in inter tubes on warm summer days. The Old Dam is one of the best fishing sites in the tri-state. People regularly catch catfish upwards of 25 pounds. Continue reading
Harmonie State Park , with its Olympic size swimming pool and large water slide, is a great place for a day at the pool. A kiddie pool, snack bar, numerous picnic tables, deck chairs, and beautiful surroundings ensure a fantastic outdoor swimming experience for all ages. Continue reading