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Paynetown State Recreation Area

  • Monroe Reservoir
    Off Highway 446
    Bloomington IN 47401
  • Phone: 812-837-9546
    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, 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.

Lunch with Nature Series: Herptile Emergence

  • April 23, 2014
  • Location: Paynetown Activity Center
  • Address: 4850 S. State Road 446, Bloomington, IN 47401
  • www.tinyurl.com/monroelake

FREE but registration is REQUIRED by April 21; limited to 12 people. Sign up by emailing jvance@dnr.IN.gov with your name, phone number, and number of people in your group. Join us for our monthly Lu... more

Garlic Mustard Gourmet Workshop

  • April 30, 2014
  • Location: Paynetown Activity Center
  • Address: 4850 S. State Road 446, Bloomington, IN 47401
  • www.tinyurl.com/monroelake

Cost is $5 per person; limited to 12 people. Registration REQUIRED by April 25 to the Paynetown Activity Center at 812-837-9967. Learn to hate and love garlic mustard – at the same time! Garlic... more

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