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Prairie Creek Reservoir and Campground

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Address: Burlington Road, Muncie, IN 47302
Phone Number: 765-747-4776
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No inside toilets for the new cabins ? Really ?

Great place to fish and for camping it is really nice also. However, who in their right mind would build cabins without putting in bathrooms in them ? It would have been better to... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed January 19, 2015
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Dunkirk, Indiana
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Dunkirk, Indiana
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84 reviews 84 reviews
20 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

Great place to fish and for camping it is really nice also. However, who in their right mind would build cabins without putting in bathrooms in them ? It would have been better to not have put in the cabins at all. I think the reservoir is a great place to go to for the day. And if you have... More 

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Muncie, Indiana
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17 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

I have lived in the Prairie Creek area for 30 years. I have seen many changes in the Reservoir area and most have been positive. The beach area, although under construction this year is nice although we don't swim there. Many do, and enjoy it very much. The south playground at the beach area is very nice and has all... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014 via mobile

My husband, two kids, and myself came to Muncie for a motorcycle benefit ride. We hardly ever have an opportunity to camp with the kids, so we thought this would be the perfect opportunity. It's the first night, 5:20 in the morning, and we have a drunken idiot circus for "neighbors". So far I've heard a barrage of foul language,... More 

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Anderson, Indiana
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

I have a great school child, and my wife and I took her on a camping trip to this place. The views were beautiful, the water seamed cleaner than most bodies of water located in Indiana. Though the campground did not have a lot to offer, it was right by the water and a small playground. There is a much... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

nature wise this place is awesome for a day trip, nice place to fish, from shore or with a boat, friendly people at the marine , nice pontoons they have for rent A++++ from us the toilets are awful dirty, 30 minutes later I was still gagging, even with garbage cans all over the place, trash can be found everywhere,... More 

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Muncie, Indiana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Since Dennis Tyler was elected as mayor of Muncie, numerous improvements have taken place at this facility. A new bath house and playground equipment have been added to the beach area. 5 rental cabins were added for the 2014 season which is great for those who dont own a camper or tent and the prices of these rentals are a... More 

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Dunkirk, Indiana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

I went fishing with my cousin on his pontoon at the Reservoir and had a great time. The area is extremely well kept up and the water was very clean. Caught several fish and yes they were good.

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Anderson, Indiana
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

Build another camp ground more updated and better staff!! Its just so out dated and needs to be more year round sites!!! Up date everything really!!

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Connersville, Indiana, United States
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2013

If you stay on your boat all night be ready to get woken up at 5 am by some IDIOT bass boater flying down the lake 30 ft. from shore about 30 mph. slamming your boat against the dock splashing water all over the back of it.. other than that we have always had a really GREAT TIME up here... More 

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Anderson, Indiana, United States
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

We were fishing on our pontoon late in the evening. I heard from a lot of people before what in this lake they punished you for every little mistake, so we had everything that require on a pontoon, including fire extinguisher. Before we decided go home I put the cover on our bikini top and accidentally shake the lite on... More 

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