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Clifty Falls State Park

1501 Green Road, Madison, IN 47250
+1 812-273-8885
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Great camping location only an hour north of Louisville

This is a pretty big state park with good youth camping facilities and also sites with and without... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
David H
Lots of steps but worth it

Good trails with lots of steps and rocks to climb, but the views are worth it. Nice picnic and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
redpepper74
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Evansville, IN
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This scenic area, known for its hiking, has beautiful waterfalls and a canyon.
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“nature center” (35 reviews)
“hiking trails” (33 reviews)
“ohio river” (46 reviews)
LOCATION
1501 Green Road, Madison, IN 47250
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+1 812-273-8885

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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a pretty big state park with good youth camping facilities and also sites with and without electric. Great trails to see the waterfalls as well. Good place to see some nature and still be close to Louisville for day trips.

Thank David H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good trails with lots of steps and rocks to climb, but the views are worth it. Nice picnic and play areas too!

Thank redpepper74
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed here at the inn the room was nice and spacious (we had a park side suite) would have preferred a river view but they were all booked. Nice lodge with what you'd expect at a state park. We enjoyed seeing the falls which...More

Thank Tracee G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was a little disappointing for me. Especially since I saw Niagara Falls the summer before visiting here. I think I still would've been disappointed. Space to park. Lots of trials if you love nature. There was a pretty nice size shelter where we parked....More

Thank mrjonesii
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful time walking to the falls. The views were spectacular! We hope to come back when it is a little warmer but we enjoyed the Fall colors.

Thank tsheetz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I have wanted to go to Clifty Falls for the last 10 years and finally made it this weekend. The trails are VERY rugged, especially #2. The park is beautiful. We want to come back soon. Hopefully we can stay at the...More

Thank KEC13-2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you can be so lucky as to visit shortly after a good rainfall, then the falls are nice, but otherwise just a trickle of water over the cliffs. Also note the trails are changed - so you really cannot get close to the base...More

Thank NewillDB
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I'd heard great things about Clifty Falls but I was disapointed. To start with its $9 entrance fee if your out of state. I recommend getting a map before you come as the one they give you is a very poor copy and hard to...More

Thank Wes H
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Great place to visit in the Fall. It's so peaceful and beautiful. I want to stay at the lodge and enjoy the view of the OHIO River.

Thank Refusmojo
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Spent the day walking the trails. Very nice and peaceful. The Cost is $7 per vehicle for Indiana resident. There is a hotel and restraunt on property. While in the area check out the town of Madison. Very cute historic town.

Thank Tarebear6464
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Devon H
5 October 2017|
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Response from johnrH3920FW | Reviewed this property |
Gates open at 7, close at 11 If you’re in the park at the hotel or camp ground you can walk or drive around inside
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Cyndy K
14 August 2017|
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Response from 5xyz | Reviewed this property |
there are several places to stay in madison. since there are two entrances to the park u may want to figure out which entrance you plan to use more often. there is a comfort inn near one entrance. ive never stayed there... More
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neafus
26 May 2017|
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Response from R W | Reviewed this property |
There are paved roads that you can ride bikes on. The roads are hilly and curvy, so be prepared. You will be sharing the road with vehicles, so be alert. There are no bike only trails.
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