Wabash River

Indiana State River


Wabash river, Indiana

Wabash river, Indiana; photo by Andrew Evans on Flickr (use permitted with attribution).

Official State River of Indiana

Indiana designated the Wabash River as the official state river in 1996. Alabama and Nebraska are the only other states to recognize a river as a state symbol (Little River and Platte River, respectively). All State Rocks & Rivers

The Wabash River is also the theme of Indiana's state song, is mentioned in the state poem, and also mentioned on Indiana's honorary award (Sagamore of the Wabash).



Banks of the Wabash river; photo by Rob Slaven on Flickr (noncommercial use permitted with attribution / share alike).

Banks of the Wabash river


A History Tour of the Wabash River | Indiana DNR