Paynetown State Recreation Area
Off Highway 446
Bloomington IN 47401
Alt Phone: 812-837-9967
- Category: Great Outdoors
- Sub-Category: Camping
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This state operated recreational area on the northeast side of Monroe Lake offers electric and non-electric camping, a beach, boat rental service, a marina with gas sales and a camp store. The DNR-staffed Interpretive Center is located near the park entrance. Entrance fee or state park pass required.
Monroe Lake is also known locally as Lake Monroe and Monroe Reservoir.
- April 27, 2015
- Address: 4850 S. State Road 446, Bloomington, IN 47401
Monroe Lake’s popular Lunch with Nature series will continue in 2015. Registration is now open for the first four programs of the year. This series meets at Paynetown State Recreation Area. Part... more
- May 17, 2015
- Location: 4850 S. State Road 446
- Address: Monroe Lake, Bloomington, IN 47401
•Workshop fee is $15 per person and includes a basic set of artist drawing pencils. (The Property Entrance Fee will be waived for registered workshop participants.) •Limited to 14 people; mi... more