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Brookville Lake

Address: Brookville, IN
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Ranked #3 of 5 Attractions in Brookville
Type: Bodies of Water, Outdoors
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Type: Bodies of Water, Outdoors
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Columbus, Ohio
11 reviews 11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

It's a big draw, but we were here for other things. Stopped by on the way out of town at the overlook by the dam. Very pretty and clean.

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Greenville, Ohio
15 reviews 15 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

This Labor Day weekend we spent at the Mounds SRA Campground on Brookville Lake and had a pretty wonderful experience. We visited the Dam, well maintained picnic area, restrooms and lawn, great view of the lake as well. Beach was clean and well-maintained, nice showers and a concession stand. We had to call with an issue about someone entering the... More 

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Top Contributor
75 reviews 75 reviews
59 attraction reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Visited the beach at Brookville Lake early August and had a great time. Beach was very well kept and water was clean (for lake water). Nice wide beach with plenty of room to spread out. The swimming area does not extend as far out into the lake as some of the other state beaches, but was nice for small children.... More 

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San Bruno
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

I went for a family reunion in rural Indiana and we rented three cabins in the Whitewater Memorial State Park. They were not just clean, but beautiful. They were close enough together for us to be connected by green lawns and trees, but separate enough to be private. The interiors were well decorated and functional. The lake is down the... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

I boat and fish here every year. Yea, you need lake permit here too. Read your regulations people and you will see. Anyway this is a great lake for fishing, boating and camping. Check it out.

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Higginsport, Ohio
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81 reviews 81 reviews
24 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

Not worth the trip, nothing great about this place, lived beside it for 6 years, visited it once in a while. Over priced merchants, bad roads, lot of better, prettier, lakes to go to.

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Santa Cruz, California
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95 reviews 95 reviews
32 attraction reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

My kids love it here. We go to the "beach" area. We take a picnic and spend an entire afternoon. The kids splash in the water, build in the sand. The water is shallow, the sand is clean.

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Newport, Kentucky
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2013

Lots of different places to visit. I had a reunion with the family I used to babysit for (3 little girls) and they had so much fun in the lake and on the play grounds

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Cincinnati ohio
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39 reviews 39 reviews
16 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2013

was there today water was clear at the boat launch... i've been in 52 pik up no where it mentioned a pass or permit great place for crappie,bass, walleye the list goes on.. they have a guide he can take you on the lake for the fish you want to fish for his rates Rates 6 hour trips 1 person... More 

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College Corner, Ohio
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2013

ok first you haft to have a pass/permit for any indiana lake . read the laws Also dont drink and drive same as a car as in park your boat and sleep it off brookville raft up 2012

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