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Morgan-Monroe State Forest

Martinsville, IN
+1 765-342-4026
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Great hike

Nice 10 mile wooded loop hike. Mostly gently rolling. Two areas did not care for was gravel road... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Donna S
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Great place to go on a budget

If you like Brown County State Park but don't want to pay to enter, this is the place to go. Trails... read more

Reviewed 26 March 2017
Franklin, Indiana
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice 10 mile wooded loop hike. Mostly gently rolling. Two areas did not care for was gravel road near the beginning and again near the end. But great training hike. Looked like nice back country campsites. Odd that there seemed to be people taking up...More

Thank Donna S
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

If you like Brown County State Park but don't want to pay to enter, this is the place to go. Trails vary in length and difficulty; each are nice. Wife and I did the Low Gap trail. First half was very beautiful. Map says the...More

1  Thank man_of_amy
Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

Great natural area to backpack, hike, fish and picnic. A much hidden treasures in South central Indiana.

Thank Ann J
Reviewed 1 October 2016

This is a wonderful place to visit. Keep in mind it is a state Forest and Hunting is going on in the fall of the year. However this is a great place to hike, bike or just take in the fall colors. This area is...More

1  Thank Mark W
Reviewed 13 September 2016

nice place to visit in the fall when leaves are turning,lots of nice areas to picnic, play ground for kids to play,two lakes to fish,lots of hiking trails.

Thank James S
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Beautiful park. My family and I had a nice picnic in one of the many gorgeous spots. Thought it lacked info on where everything was... Trails, ect. Could use more signs or pamphlets.

Thank MShepard71
Reviewed 4 September 2016

A nice hike. It is labeled Tecumseh Trail everywhere and hardly ever labeld Shelter ROck Trail. The stones were too big to walk on comfortably on the first part of the fire road (western side), we went counterclockwise. Maybe start from the main loop on...More

Thank simpletom
Reviewed 14 August 2016

I went to Morgan Monroe for a overnight backpacking trip. Don't really recommend mid summer for hiking or camping due to bugs and normal hot and humid weather. It is a beautiful place in the fall. The state forest is not as heavily travelled as...More

1  Thank stball
Reviewed 24 July 2016

My grandson and I hiked the Three Lakes Trail July 2016. We started off about 8:00am and did not finish until about 3:00pm. We did stop and spend some time looking through Stepp Cemetery which was really cool. We took it pretty slow and rested...More

2  Thank Angela C
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Great place to spend the day looking for some tasty Morel mushrooms, when in season! Many great paths and be careful that you don't get lost, it's easy to do! I live not far from the Forest so its a quick trip. If you are...More

Thank Richard C
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