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Monroe Lake
1620 E Monroe Dam Court
Bloomington, IN 47401-8774
Phone: (812) 824-9136

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See the Monroe Lake website for additional information. Primary recreational opportunities are listed below.

Directions & Lake History/Factoid
Directions: South of Bloomington, IN. From IN 37, exit at Smithville Road or Harrodsburg exits; or east on IN 46, south on IN 446.

Lake History

Factoid: Monroe Lake: while this area of southern Indiana is known as the "The Limestone Capital of the World," at one time it also had several salt deposits, creating a lucrative trade by rafting the mined salt down the creek that would one day become Monroe Lake. Hence the name, Salt Creek.

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Recreation areas 1 - 11 of 11 at Monroe Lake

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Allens Creek     X X            
Crooked Creek       X            
Cutright     X X X P A G GS      
Fairfax   X   X X   GS X BE F
Hardin Ridge N D   X X     G GS X BE H
Moores Creek       X X   A GS X    
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area Overlook-Dam             A GS X    
Paynetown E N D   X X X D C A GS X BE H
Pinegrove       X            
Salt Creek Ramp       X            
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area Tailwater             G GS X   H
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area   Corps Managed Managed by Others in Italics $ Corps Fees Collected
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XExists at lake
Camping
EElectric Campsites
NNon-electric Campsites
TPull Through Campsites
GGroup Camping
DDump Station
Fishing
CFish Cleaning Stations
DFishing Docks
PFishing Piers
Picnic
APicnic Area
GGroup Picnic
GSGroup Picnic Shelter
Swimming
BEBeach
PSwimming Pool
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BBike Trails
QEquestrian Trails
HHiking Trails
IHiking Trails - Interpretive
ROff Road Vehicle Trails
FFitness Trails
WWater Trails
SSnow Mobile Trails
CCCross Country Skiing Trails
MMultipurpose Trails


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