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Lincoln State Park

Highway 162, Box 216, Lincoln City, IN 47552
+1 812-937-4710
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Nice state park has a lot to offer

One summer back in the mid-70s, my family drove from Kansas City and met my grandparents, who lived... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dmarkwind
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Kansas City, Missouri
Very quiet park with several nice trails

We visited on a Thursday mainly just to do a couple trails. We saw on the website that there was a... read more

Reviewed June 30, 2018
Doug S
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Fishers, Indiana
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“boyhood home” (5 reviews)
“nature center” (9 reviews)
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Highway 162, Box 216, Lincoln City, IN 47552
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+1 812-937-4710
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Reviewed 1 week ago

One summer back in the mid-70s, my family drove from Kansas City and met my grandparents, who lived in northern Ohio, at a park in Indiana, where we camped for a week. I wanted to visit this park when we were in the area because...More

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Reviewed June 30, 2018

We visited on a Thursday mainly just to do a couple trails. We saw on the website that there was a snake show in late morning so we did a trail and then took in the show. It was about 45 minutes long and was...More

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Reviewed June 14, 2018 via mobile

This Indiana state park offers boating, camping, and all sorts of outdoor activates. Great for that. But I came here wanting to visit Abraham Lincoln history, and was a little disappointed. The park's main purpose is recreation. Lincoln history just happen to be there. I...More

2  Thank Sherlock6142
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Reviewed June 11, 2018

We had a half day to sight see before we checked into our accommodations so we stopped here first after our drive to eat our lunch and explore. The kids really liked the Nature Center. They also have a huge amphitheater which was really cool...More

2  Thank Stacy L
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Reviewed June 1, 2018 via mobile

Brought my 2 youngest to enjoy the water and beach area at the lake. They had a blast! Lots of picnic areas, playground equipment, and lovely scenery!

1  Thank Allison J
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Reviewed November 7, 2017 via mobile

What is usually one of the highlights of our yearly camping excursions turned into an unpleasant experience. We were greeted with a $9.00 entry fee after already paying premium camping prices for a 3 night stay. If the indiana state parks dept. continues to hike...More

6  Thank c b
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Reviewed November 6, 2017

If you are thinking of visiting Lincoln State Park, be ready to have a DNR officer hovering over you questioning your every move. We had our annual soup cook out at the park this past weekend, 54 campers, all family and friends. Our group included...More

8  Thank Sharon B
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Reviewed October 4, 2017

A long weekend with our son, daughter-in-law and 2 young grandkids. The weather made the weekend but the campground at Lincoln SP was very comfortable. It was packed but the facilities were clean and the hosts were very friendly. We'll plan to go back...

1  Thank MooresvilleBoiler
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Reviewed September 4, 2017 via mobile

We stayed at Lincoln State Park over Labor Day weekend. We got in late, so had to set up our pop-up in the dark. The sites have lots of trees, so that made it hard. The restrooms are well kept and the beach was fun...More

2  Thank Lilcbru
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Reviewed August 24, 2017

Spent a week in the campground and was very pleased. Very clean and well maintained. Great camp hosts. Like a lot of state parks, rig size might be an issue. We have a 40 foot 5er and had a great site but there are some...More

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I cannot remember what the cell service was like....but I do not think it was a problem.
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April 27, 2017|
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Response from IndianaKris | Reviewed this property |
7.00 if in state...9.00 if out of state.
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Response from Andy H | Reviewed this property |
In hospitality rooms are referred to the amount of beds in the room, not particularly the size of bed. For example a double room has two beds, but they could be queens, fulls, or even twins. A double double room has two... More
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