RV and Tent Camping In Bloomington, Indiana – Mobile

Camping Links In Bloomington

Overton's

Monroe Lake


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reviews. Average Google review
rating was 4.6 out of 5 as of 08/14/18.

RV Camping
x221 Electric Sites
x72 Non-Electric Sites

x30 & 50 Amp ServicexxxDump Station

Tent Camping
x19 Primitive Sites
Other
xBasketball Court
xBeach Bathhouse w/Restrooms & Showers
xBoat Launching RampsxxxCamp Store
xFire RingsxxxFish Cleaning Station**
xFishing PierxxxGrills
xMarinaxxxNature Center

xPets WelcomexxxPicnic Areas
xPicnic Shelters*xxxPicnic Tables
xPit ToiletsxxxRestrooms and Showers
xSwimming BeachxxxWater Stations
Rentals
xCanoesxxxFishing BoatsxxxJet Skis
xKayaksxxxPaddle BoardsxxxPontoons
xSki BoatsxxxSkisxxxTubes
Things To Do
xBasketballxxxBicycling
xBoatingxxxCanoeing
xChildren’s PlaygroundsxxxFishing**
xHiking TrailsxxxIce Fishing**
xKayakingxxxPicnicking
xRow BoatingxxxWaterskiing
xVarious Water Activities
Special Info
* – Picnic Shelters – Contact DNR facility
xxregarding the probability of Rental Fees.

** – Fishing – Requires State License.

of Monroe Lake.
WATCH VIDEO of the
Paynetown State
Recreation Area.

PLEASE NOTE: The listings above are accurate as of 08/17/19, but do not reflect all the amenities offered at this campground. Also, many campground facilities add or remove campsites and amenities over time. We strongly recommend you visit the DNR website at Monroe Lake by TAPPING HERE for all information, complete details and much more.

Monroe Lake is a 10,750 acre lake constructed in the 60’s by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. It’s primary purpose was to provide flood control in that area and a reliable water source for the city of Bloomington.

The total land area consists of nearly 24,000 acres, including Monroe Lake, and is under the management by both the Indiana DNR and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. This land includes the Paynetown SRA, Allen’s Creek SRA, Cutright SRA, Fairfax SRA, Moore’s Creek SRA, Pine Grove SRA, Salt Creek SRA, and the Crooked Creek SRA.

For many living inside and outside of Indiana, Monroe Lake is considered a top destination for camping and water activities. The sheer size and the numerous rental offerings attracts people of all ages and outdoor interests.

All camping activities take place at the
Paynetown State Recreation Area.

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campgrounds at Monroe Lake
(Paynetown SRA).

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Charles C. Deam Wilderness


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rating was 4.7 out of 5 as of 08/14/18.

The Charles C. Deam Wilderness is contained within the 202,814 acres of the Hoosier National Forest. The wilderness itself encompasses approximately 13,000 acres. It is located just 8 miles southeast of the Bloomington city boundaries.

This wilderness area is preserved for those looking to escape from the modern world and it’s offerings. It is strictly primitive in nature and relished by those who enjoy tent camping and seclusion. All wheeled transportation is prohibited in this area, including bicycles.

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Jellystone Park at Lake Monroe


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rating was 4.5 out of 5 as of 08/27/18.

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Other campgrounds within 39 miles
of
Paynetown State Recreation Area
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Heltonville
Hardin Ridge Recreation Area
10 miles
Nashville
Yellowwood State Forest
18 miles
Tent Camping Only
Nashville
Brown County State Park
24 miles
Nashville
Brown County/Nashville KOA
25 miles
Nashville
Friends O’ Mine
Campground and Cabins

27 miles
Nashville
eXplore Brown County
30 miles
Spencer
McCormick’s Creek
State Park

25 miles
Spencer
Owen-Putnam State Forest
33 miles
Tent Camping Only
Spencer
Hickory Hills Camp Resort
39 miles
Martinsville
Morgan-Monroe State Forest
27 miles
Tent Camping Only
Bean Blossom
Bill Monroe Music
Park & Campground

28 miles
Mitchell
Spring Mill State Park
35 miles
Vallonia
Starve Hollow SRA
37 miles
Brownstown
Jackson-Washington
State Forest

38 miles
Tent Camping Only

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Nearby Eats & Other Fixin’s
Aver’s Pizza
Big Woods Bloomington
BuffaLouie’s
Cabin Restaurant & Lounge
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Nearby Attractions
AMC Showplace Bloomington 12
Cedar Bluffs Nature Preserve
Classic Bowling Lanes
Kirkwood Observatory
Leonard Springs Nature Park
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