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Quiet lake, great from kayaking. Please don't go. You won't like it. I want it for myself. Safe... read more

Reviewed 17 June 2018
Loving nature

For me, yellowwood is a mushroom hunting, nature seeing place. I've been mushroom hunting there for... read more

Reviewed 6 May 2018
Nashville, Indiana
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772 Yellowwood Lake Rd, Nashville, IN 47448-9137
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Reviewed 17 June 2018

Quiet lake, great from kayaking. Please don't go. You won't like it. I want it for myself. Safe and clean facilities. Always great campers.

Thank HumWhistleAquaBoy
Reviewed 18 May 2018

We enjoyed the spring wildflowers, and the kids loved finding geodes and salamanders in the creek. However, poorly marked trails make this forest an average hiking experience. If you aren't good at reading a map, you may want to skip Yellowwood.

Thank la-la-land503
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

For me, yellowwood is a mushroom hunting, nature seeing place. I've been mushroom hunting there for over 20 years!!

1  Thank bbneff52
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

My family and I live locally and hit these trails all the time! The lakeside trail is our favorite! Stop by the kiosk for the scavenger hunt pamphlet! It guides you on things to look for around the lake. Great birdwatching in winter and great...More

1  Thank famfoodie
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

My husband and I decided to try a different trail on our trip to Brown County this year. We’ve done all the trails at the state park so we wanted a change of scenery. This park was perfect! The road getting there is beautiful, and...More

Thank Greengirl87
Reviewed 20 October 2017

Great walk around the lake with the fall colors in full view. Also there are no park fees for visiting this park.

Thank Dick P
Reviewed 5 October 2017

We went to Yellowwood State Forest hoping to hike some wooded trails. Two trails were closed at this time due to logging. It appears that the east side of the "Lake Trail" is on a two-lane road, partly gravel. We never did find the Scarce...More

Thank IndySwimRun
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

My wife and I moved to South Carolina, we came back to Nashville, indiana to visit grandkids and seeing how I'm an old fashioned woodsman I struck out on one of my favorite places to go and just wonder!!! I've always enjoyed hiking in yellow...More

Thank mark h
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Went to Yellowwood for a family picnic and fishing. It was so pretty, quiet and we all enjoyed our time there. We had a nice picnic area with table a short walk from the lake there. All who wanted to fish could and still be...More

Thank kiagranny
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Off the beaten track. We stopped at the park office hoping for basic info about the trails & basic info, but with a not-so-friendly worker there, we never even asked. We did find trail maps & hiked 2 trails & never saw anyone else. Both...More

Thank lisa s
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