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Prairie Creek Reservoir and Campground

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Forget the campground, take in the wildlife!

Since last summer, we have noticed more and more wildlife on the roadways that surround this... read more

Reviewed January 14, 2018
jarIndiana
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Muncie, Indiana
Fishing, Boating and Swimming

It's a small reservoir in Delaware County that has boating on some parts of it, they have a... read more

Reviewed August 15, 2017
mkm8454
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Okeechobee
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Reviewed December 11, 2018

When weather is nice for boating for a simple picnic this is nice place to take family. Close by for those in Muncie and surrounding areas.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Jack H
Reviewed October 5, 2018 via mobile

It would really improve the entire lake area with a major change. It would be nice if all of the land surrounding the water could be sold for housing having a lake front to water.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank LG S
Reviewed October 1, 2018

Tent camping is terrible, don't waste your money!!!! If you want to camp in a wide open field with NOTHING else to offer (including a fire pit) save your money and camp in a back yard. its right off the road, we drive by it...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Carissa J
Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

Very little if any bank fishing. Very poorly marked as to what's where. Dont waste your time. Camping is on top of each other in full sun at what looks to be the marina. Terrible.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Pat W
Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

The Reservoir area itself is beautiful and hosts some really great triathlon races. The camping seems to have gone downhill. I tent camped about 5 years ago at Praire Creek Reservoir, felt safe, had a nice space near others but not right on top of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank OTriathlete
Reviewed June 7, 2018

Member of Muncie Sailing Club for 26 years. Excellent facility. Great sailors from teen to 90 years of age. Great stories happen here. Long term friendships formed here Members totally support the facility no employees here. Just hard working people who love to sail and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank bevelynb
Reviewed January 14, 2018

Since last summer, we have noticed more and more wildlife on the roadways that surround this reservoir. Turkeys, turkey vultures, foxes, coyotes, blue herons, and a huge male deer to name a few. We animal watch 3-6 times a month and its a great place...More

Date of experience: January 2018
2  Thank jarIndiana
Reviewed August 15, 2017

It's a small reservoir in Delaware County that has boating on some parts of it, they have a campground, fishing and swimming in the lake.

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank mkm8454
Reviewed July 10, 2017

We've stayed here many times. This year the rain and the storms that came in left a lot of standing water here. The water service was spotty at the camp sites sometimes it worked and then it didn't glad we had brought water in the...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Kim M
Reviewed December 30, 2016 via mobile

This is close to my sister's farm, so we meet there to do some trail riding with our horses. The horse area seems updated with new electric and water hookups. We were there in December and it was a bit wet in the camp area....More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank blueeyesbrown89
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convertable1964
June 25, 2018|
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Response from bevelynb | Reviewed this property |
170.00 new member fee Plus annual fee of $295.00. We have boats for member use. Extra if you have a boat city fees.
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DeVon F
October 9, 2016|
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Response from seanmattingly68 | Reviewed this property |
The fish are quite content as they swim around in their schools. There is no need to pull them out of the water for examination.
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Catcherman
June 6, 2016|
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Under 18 does not need a permit
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