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Potato Creek State Park

Closed Now: 7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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So much to do..so little time

Just returned home from a week of camping at your beautiful state park. We packed a lot in every... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
julie6114
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Valparaiso, Indiana
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Great park for camping, very clean and many outdoor activities. Many great hiking trails, mountain... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
A1466ATrobertt
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Nappane, United States
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This is an Indiana State Park, with camping, hiking, biking and mountain biking, plus a 327-acre lake stocked with pan fish, large mouth bass and more! There is a horse campground and day use area and 7+ miles of bridle trails. Rent a cabin or...more
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25601 State Road 4, North Liberty, IN 46554-9011
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just returned home from a week of camping at your beautiful state park. We packed a lot in every day and had so much fun. Trails for hiking are well maintained and your park is spotless. Paved biking trail was awesome. We brought our kayaks...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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BJTibbets, Interpretive naturalist at Potato Creek State Park, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your 5-star review. We're so glad you had such a good time. Our monarch display is still producing some adults, btw, so everyone come on out and maybe you can release one, too.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great park for camping, very clean and many outdoor activities. Many great hiking trails, mountain bike trail. Small lake with bluegill. Canoe, kayak, and paddle boat rentals. Paved Bike trail. Great place for one day or a week.

Date of experience: August 2019
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BJTibbets, Park Naturalist at Potato Creek State Park, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review of Potato Creek State Park. We're glad you could visit, and hope you come back again!

Reviewed July 3, 2019

My husband just came back from a two-day weekend getaway to Potato Creek State Park. We had a nice time. The weather was warm and since we tent camp, we did need to get away in the evening hours to get a respite from the...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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BJTibbets, Interpretive Naturalist at Potato Creek State Park, responded to this reviewResponded July 5, 2019

Thank you for the great review. We have a dozen or so new kayaks this year, and our entire fleet of bicycles is new, too! We're glad you had such a wonderful visit - it sounds like you took advantage of so many of the...More

Reviewed May 29, 2019 via mobile

Brought the family camping here on a trio to DC from WI. The park is both kid and dog friendly. We walked many of the trails together and had a great time. The sites are relatively large and spaced out...purposely made as such. The staff...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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BJTibbets, Interpretive Naturalist at Potato Creek State Park, responded to this reviewResponded July 5, 2019

We're glad you had a great visit! Hope you can come back soon.

Reviewed May 29, 2019 via mobile

Each Memorial Day Weekend my family and friends rent out PC’s family cabins. We have been doing this for the last 33 years. We play games, volleyball, bike ride and hike but mostly just hang out, eat, drink and get caught up with our family...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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BJTibbets, Interpretive Naturalist at Potato Creek State Park, responded to this reviewResponded July 5, 2019

We're so glad you choose Potato Creek for your annual family gathering - it's why we're here! Thank you for your great review!! Come back soon.

Reviewed May 24, 2019 via mobile

The park is very clean and beautiful. The lake is gorgeous and was a blast to kayak. While here I recommend checking the itinerary at the nature lodge. They had a brief class on owls when we went that was very informative.More

Date of experience: May 2019
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BJTibbets, Naturalist at Potato Creek State Park, responded to this reviewResponded July 9, 2019

Thanks for your great review! We're are happy that you had fun during your visit. We are doing fun hikes and programs every day at the nature center, so I hope everyone finds us on the Indiana State Parks website to check out our full...More

Reviewed May 20, 2019 via mobile

The campsites are mostly flat with grass pad. Large and spaced out but maybe not enough trees for privacy but being Spaced out it was fine. Bathroom houses were clean and not even busy for a fully booked campground. They have a lake to swim...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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BJTibbets, Naturalist at Potato Creek State Park, responded to this reviewResponded July 9, 2019

Thank you for the great review. Everything is open and happening now at Potato Creek State Park. BTW, that would have been a northern water snake you saw in the lake - harmless to humans but very helpful to the lake ecosystem. In addition to...More

Reviewed May 13, 2019

We buy a annual park pass just because we visit this park the most. We hike, bike and enjoy water activities , so we find this park is perfect. Of course living 15 minutes from the park helps. We probably go here an average of...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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BJTibbets, Naturalist at Potato Creek State Park, responded to this reviewResponded July 9, 2019

Thanks for the great review. So glad you're taking full advantage of your neighborhood state park. We are in full summer swing now, with boat rentals, bike rentals, a lovely campstore, plus free programs and hikes each day at the nature center. Come and see...More

Reviewed May 7, 2019

I visited the park for an early camping experience. We got variety of early season weather, including rain, sleet, snow and finally sun. The large campground has 30A only, but fresh water fill and dump stations are available. There are full bathhouse facilities, kids playground,...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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BJTibbets, Naturalist at Potato Creek State Park, responded to this reviewResponded July 9, 2019

Thanks for the review. And now that summer has arrived, there's even more to do and see. We hope you can visit again soon!

Reviewed April 14, 2019 via mobile

We stayed at the family cabins while attending a baseball tournament nearby. The cabins are fairly private, and set back into the forest. We found them to be very large, clean, and well maintained. My favorite part was the Ben Franklin stove, and the large...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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BJTibbets, Naturalist at Potato Creek State Park, responded to this reviewResponded July 9, 2019

Thanks for the great review. Our family cabins are wonderful, and available all seasons. Plus we have bike and boat rentals, a large swimming beach, and a well-stocked general store. And tons of free programs and hikes at the nature center. We hope you can...More

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Goldensdesign
September 17, 2019|
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Response from mjtree411 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is water accessible.
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billv677
August 22, 2019|
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Response from BJTibbets | Property representative |
No, there are no water hook-ups at Potato Creek.
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Connector06904000039
June 16, 2019|
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Response from BJTibbets | Property representative |
According to the information in the Indiana Fishing Guide, White Bass, Hybrid Striped Bass: 12 singly or in aggregate1, no more than two fish may exceed 17 inches No minimum size Hope this helps. Good luck this weekend!
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