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O'Bannon Woods State Park

7234 Old Forest Rd SW, Corydon, IN 47112-6566
+1 812-738-8232
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Relaxing Weekend

My husband and I decided to get away to this beautiful state park for a couple of nights of camping... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2017
Stacey R
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Bloomfield, Indiana
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Great weekend get-a-way

It's close to Louisville but makes you feel like your miles away from the city life. Campgrounds... read more

Reviewed 30 September 2017
Vi T
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Kentucky, United States
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“nature center” (14 reviews)
“fire tower” (7 reviews)
“horse camp” (5 reviews)
LOCATION
7234 Old Forest Rd SW, Corydon, IN 47112-6566
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+1 812-738-8232
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"nature center"
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"fire tower"
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"horse camp"
in 5 reviews
"ohio river"
in 12 reviews
"hiking trails"
in 6 reviews
"nice pool"
in 3 reviews
"first night"
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"pioneer village"
in 2 reviews
"memorial day weekend"
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"short hike"
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"horseback riders"
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"iron bridge"
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"several times a year"
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"favorite places"
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"great weekend"
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"long trails"
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"great camping"
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Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

My husband and I decided to get away to this beautiful state park for a couple of nights of camping and hiking. This park has a really nice nature center and pioneer village that includes an old hay press set up and a couple of...More

Thank Stacey R
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Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

It's close to Louisville but makes you feel like your miles away from the city life. Campgrounds are very shaded due to all the trees around the campgrounds. We had perfect spots with 81 & 83. It was near the water spigot if we needed...More

Thank Vi T
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Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

We hiked the trail counter clock wise, starting at the campground, covering 8, 9, and 6 miles each day. With 25-30 lb packs, steep climbs and descents, and a dog, each daily distance was challenging. We set up our tent inside the Homestead shelter in...More

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Reviewed 15 September 2017

Took troop of scouts in August 2017, stayed in campground B. Scouts enjoyed the woods and the campground. The facilities were very clean and well above what we are used to having at our disposal.

Thank rdtgrossman
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

We just got back from another great camping experience. The campground has plenty of shade with nice spots for tents to large rv's, electric, and accessible water. There is a beautiful view of the riverboats on the Ohio. They have equestrian camps, a nature center,fishing...More

1  Thank Lori S
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Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

This is a beautiful area. Like so much of southern Indiana, woods, streams, lakes, trails, cave exploration, canoeing. Peaceful serenity.

Thank Kay G
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Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

We just went camping at O'Bannon over Memorial Day weekend 2017. The new playground is complete. The pool is nice. The entire family had a great weekend.

Thank Rodslove
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Reviewed 31 May 2017

The campsites are right on top of each other. They crammed to many campsites into this area. If you like horses it's great, but many of the trails are covered in horse stuff. Most of the kids run wild with little or no supervision, and...More

Thank rdvance
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Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Lots of nice campsites at the campground. If you have horses, they have a specific area for camping with horses. No camp store near though. Closest store is about 15 min away.

Thank Crystal R
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Reviewed 19 May 2017

We camp here several times a year and always have a wonderful time. The park is always clean and the staff is always friendly. The landscape is beautiful! Having a picnic by the river and walking the trails is always a family favorite.

Thank 713D0ug_T
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Keith A
1 October 2017|
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Response from rdtgrossman | Reviewed this property |
Best to make reservations
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walkerpc
28 July 2016|
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Response from momsnotcooking | Reviewed this property |
The local schools start on July 28 so the pool is only open on weekends. The closest body if water is Ohio River, but don't recommend swimming. Corydon has a public swimming pool. Patoka Lake has a nice beach.
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Jen P
19 June 2016|
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Response from phenry57 | Reviewed this property |
There are many water supply faucets all over the campground.
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