Meadow Lake Wind Farm

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  • Mathew A.
    "At night all the lights flash on and off perfectly."(2 Tips)
    Liz M.
    "your eyes off of the road and watch the blades spin"(2 Tips)
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  • Mark A.
    Mark AbrahamAugust 10, 2013
    The project was constructed beginning in 2008 in two phases and has a nameplate capacity of 600 MW. http://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fowler_Ridge_Wind_Farm
  • Gene C.
    Gene ChangFebruary 24, 2013
    This is so cool... More windmills than I've ever seen in one place, there must be hundreds of them...
  • Morgan C.
    Morgan ChipMay 27, 2013
    Pretty ugly, glad I live somewhere with natural beauty and a healthy bat and bird population.
  • Adam R.
    Adam RDecember 15, 2011
    These things are creepy and go on for miles!! Check em out at night when the red lights flash in unison.
  • Judy G.
    Gorgeous "Giants in the Land"... Love this particular Wind-Farm so much... awe-inspiring!
  • Andrew H.
    Andrew HallAugust 22, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    A beautiful distraction on an otherwise boring stretch of Indiana highway.
  • Karla A.
    Karla ArcherJuly 15, 2012
    One of the largest wind farms in the world
  • Jennifer M.
    Jennifer MurphyNovember 28, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    So cool to watch. Makes me think of Don Quixote. :)
  • Truckin B.
    Truckin BGurlMarch 26, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    Go around the swift truck they can only go 62 to 64 miles per hour
  • Rachel W.
    Rachel WAugust 8, 2011
    Windmills at night have red flashing lights... Its a bit freaky at first glance
  • Jessica C.
    Jessica CalliganAugust 3, 2013
    In Soviet Maine, electricity turns wind turbine! (According to Governor LePage...)
  • Lisa N.
    Lisa NeiceApril 15, 2014
    Been here 100+ times
    It's all good as long as the blades don't fall off.
  • Mary L.
    Mary LohrmanSeptember 20, 2014
    Been here 50+ times
    Windmill on the breeze
  • Jim J.
    Jim JohnsonMay 7, 2013
    Been here 10+ times
    They look really cool at night, which seems to be the only tome I ever go by.
  • Mathew A.
    Mathew AndrysiakSeptember 27, 2012
    At night all the lights flash on and off perfectly.
  • Brandon N.
    Brandon NorrisJuly 29, 2011
    They are actually wind turbines. Some people get really mad if you call them windmills
  • Julie S.
    Julie SawyerSeptember 5, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    Don Quixote by day, eerie blinking alien lights at night.
  • christina
    christinaAugust 13, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    As of 8/2011 there are 655 wind turbines.Namplate capacity of 600MW
  • Sondra E.
    Sondra EllingsonNovember 11, 2013
    Driving through at night is like a light show
  • Liz M.
    Liz McQOctober 13, 2010
    Dont get too distracted, it is definitely easy to keep your eyes off of the road and watch the blades spin
  • Karla L.
    Karla LongAugust 8, 2011
    This is really cool! Windmills on both sides of the interstate!!
  • Sara S.
    Sara SatherJuly 22, 2013
    Wind farm by day, alien abductions by night.
  • Leilan M.
    Leilan McDecember 1, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    Beware of the I-65 Strangler. He hitchhiker after dusk.
  • Kristi D.
    Kristi DorsonAugust 2, 2012
    This place looks amazing and creepy at night!
  • Alan R.
    Alan RuantoJune 24, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    Pay attention to road while driving. The windmills can be mesmerizing.
  • Brandon N.
    Brandon NorrisJuly 23, 2011
    They are wind turbine not windmills. It doesn't bother me much but some people will flip out if you call it a windmill.
  • Rachel S.
    Rachel SpringerMay 26, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    Don't stare directly at the blinking red lights...they will suck you in!
  • Paula P.
    Awesome!!!!
  • Ken T.
    Ken TraylingMarch 24, 2013
    Great place for tilting!
  • Ben B.
    Ben BerryOctober 28, 2013
    VERY CREEPY passing thru at night... Synchronized blinking red lights...
  • Charlie W.
    Charlie WhiskeyNovember 27, 2010
    Drive through at night to see the lights blink in unision.
  • JS E.
    JS EMay 16, 2013
    They are cool.. but creepy. It's like I'm in some weird scifi land.
  • Andrew L.
    Andrew LindamoodSeptember 15, 2012
    Mother natures ceiling fans .... only sideways
  • Ian B.
    Ian BrunnerSeptember 21, 2013
    Be careful...it's SUPER windy!
  • Jason W.
    Jason WilliamsSeptember 11, 2011
    Been here 25+ times
    We can't stop now, this is bat country!
  • Mary L.
    Mary LohrmanSeptember 8, 2013
    Been here 50+ times
    Breezy and very tall!
  • Megan M.
    Megan MartinMarch 8, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    Pretty in the daytime. Kind of creepy looking at night!
  • Alexandra M.
    Alexandra MantelFebruary 20, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    Driving and trying to take a photo may cause some serious swerving
  • Leo J.
    Leo JermanMay 9, 2014
    There's wind here. Try some
  • Solvita B.
    Solvita BaipsysMay 3, 2013
    Watch out! Traffic slows down since everyone is staring at the turbines.
  • adam w.
    adam woodburnJuly 13, 2013
    How many are there? I lost count at 162...
  • Carlos C.
    Carlos COctober 26, 2011
    Looks like and alien invasion at night
  • Tim Z.
    Tim ZozFebruary 23, 2011
    Wrecked while texting tip not to watch blades spin. Don't do that here.
  • Toby B.
    Toby BaldwinJune 25, 2014
    Good wind here
  • Heidi T.
    Heidi TumbarelloApril 25, 2011
    Windmills drowning in mist and fog ..
  • Riley M.
    Riley MarionDecember 3, 2011
    I prefer the Random Lighthouse in Indiana
  • Paul Y.
    Paul YoungFebruary 24, 2013
    Been here 10+ times
    Ooh, turbiny.
  • Roth M.
    Roth McCueApril 22, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    I wonder what they're going to do with all that wind they're making?
  • Molly L.
    Molly LipkinSeptember 14, 2012
    The windy city
  • www.ERandolph.com K.
    Creates all the wind for central Indiana
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