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Buffalo Trace Park

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Free entrance for Veterans

This campground is very clean. Some of the campsites are pretty cramped. The lake is very nice and... read more

Reviewed August 27, 2018
Timothy V
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Muncie, Indiana
We have so many great memories of camping here!

We have come to this park may times over the years, and always loved it! It's clean and... read more

Reviewed April 8, 2018
Joy F
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Reviewed August 27, 2018

This campground is very clean. Some of the campsites are pretty cramped. The lake is very nice and clean. Lots of people come her to fish and seem to do well. The petting zoo is not big, but still a nice feature. Veterans and active...More

Thank Timothy V
Reviewed July 23, 2018 via mobile

We decided to go tent camping. Really lucked out with beautiful weather. The grounds are well kept. At no fault of their own issues with the shower room (used feminine products on the shower floor multiple times) i don’t know if checking the bathrooms and...More

Thank mae m
Reviewed April 8, 2018

We have come to this park may times over the years, and always loved it! It's clean and well-maintained, and there is plenty to do- camping, fishing, swimming, paddle boating, petting zoo, and if course, picnicking. Rates are very reasonable, and the people that work...More

Thank Joy F
Carrienella, Public Relations Manager at Buffalo Trace Park, responded to this reviewResponded April 9, 2018

Thank you so much, glad you enjoyed your time! Please come visit again. Carol

Reviewed July 31, 2017 via mobile

Usually camp here one weekend each summer. Grounds are always clean. Very nice campsites..all asphalt. Swimming area is also nice, kids love the high dive. Also has a small petting zoo which was unfortunately closed due to the high heat temperature? Good place to run/bike.

Thank Jason E
Carrienella, Public Relations Manager at Buffalo Trace Park, responded to this reviewResponded August 1, 2017

Thank you so much for your review. We are glad you enjoy camping at the park and hope you come back soon. Have you camped at South Harrison Park? It is in the southern portion of the county and very nice as well. Carol

Reviewed July 23, 2016

We love going to this lake. It is a nice size so it has never been crowded when we have been there. They have a few picnic tables under trees which are a nice place to cool off from the sun if you need to....More

Thank 88KAG
Reviewed June 29, 2016

We loved this park. It has something for all ages. Our children, ages 8, 3, and 1year,each had something to do that held their interest. There's a petting zoo, several playgrounds, canoe, boat, and paddle boat rentals. Fishing is also available. The manmade beach and...More

Thank tanulas
Reviewed June 28, 2016 via mobile

A return to old times. Lake swimming, sand beach. Lots to see and do. Worth a visit. Small animal park. Canoe rentals. Concession stand. Lockerooms, showers and restrooms.

1  Thank Rick C
Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

We have been travelling all over Indiana this spring/summer on an "explore Indiana" theme with the grandkids and this park, last weekend, became their new favorite place in Indiana. The fact that they have paddle boats, fishing, the petting zoo, and of course the beach...More

Thank rachael B
Reviewed May 21, 2016

I you live in southern IN and want a nice place to spend time with your family/friends this is a good place to go. It is south of Palmyra on HWY 150. There is a fee to get in for non-Morgan township dwellers. Once inside,...More

1  Thank Z3723RYgaryg
Reviewed April 9, 2016

Beautiful park. Very clean and friendly. Nice place to fish and relax. Take your family camping or just for an outing. Walking trail around the park is all paved.

1  Thank daisypoo48
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