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Morgan-Monroe State Forest

Martinsville, IN
+1 765-342-4026
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Cheap and away from the beaten path

Good place to stay if you do not want Amenities and have your kids be able to enjoy hiking and... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Alexander W
Indianapolis, Indiana
Nice drive

The drive thru is very scenic with a small play ground about 1/2 way. There is some rough camping... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2017
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Martinsville, IN
+1 765-342-4026
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Good place to stay if you do not want Amenities and have your kids be able to enjoy hiking and nature

Thank Alexander W
Reviewed 12 September 2017

The drive thru is very scenic with a small play ground about 1/2 way. There is some rough camping and many hiking trails. No entry fee!! Small lake with fishing nearby.

Thank RipTideTrash
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Nice 10 mile wooded loop hike. Mostly gently rolling. Two areas did not care for was gravel road near the beginning and again near the end. But great training hike. Looked like nice back country campsites. Odd that there seemed to be people taking up...More

Thank Donna S
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

If you like Brown County State Park but don't want to pay to enter, this is the place to go. Trails vary in length and difficulty; each are nice. Wife and I did the Low Gap trail. First half was very beautiful. Map says the...More

1  Thank man_of_amy
Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

Great natural area to backpack, hike, fish and picnic. A much hidden treasures in South central Indiana.

Thank Ann J
Reviewed 1 October 2016

This is a wonderful place to visit. Keep in mind it is a state Forest and Hunting is going on in the fall of the year. However this is a great place to hike, bike or just take in the fall colors. This area is...More

1  Thank Mark W
Reviewed 13 September 2016

nice place to visit in the fall when leaves are turning,lots of nice areas to picnic, play ground for kids to play,two lakes to fish,lots of hiking trails.

Thank James S
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Beautiful park. My family and I had a nice picnic in one of the many gorgeous spots. Thought it lacked info on where everything was... Trails, ect. Could use more signs or pamphlets.

Thank MShepard71
Reviewed 3 September 2016

A nice hike. It is labeled Tecumseh Trail everywhere and hardly ever labeld Shelter ROck Trail. The stones were too big to walk on comfortably on the first part of the fire road (western side), we went counterclockwise. Maybe start from the main loop on...More

Thank simpletom
Reviewed 14 August 2016

I went to Morgan Monroe for a overnight backpacking trip. Don't really recommend mid summer for hiking or camping due to bugs and normal hot and humid weather. It is a beautiful place in the fall. The state forest is not as heavily travelled as...More

1  Thank stball
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