• The Water Zone is a blast!
  • Our Deluxe Cozy Lodge with Loft
  • Our Hoosier Hideaway Cabins are in a wooded setting.
  • The jumping pillow provides hours of fun (and exercise!)
  • Our remodeled snack bar serves pizza, hot dogs, ice cream & more!
  • Our kid's pool is perfect for little ones!

Bloomington - Lake Monroe IN

Bloomington, IN

WAYS TO STAY
  • Cabin

  • RV Site

  • Tent Site

About this park

Situated near Lake Monroe in Bloomington, Indiana, you will be surrounded by beautiful scenery, an 18 hole championship golf course, and only 10-15 minutes from shopping, restaurants and Indiana University. The campground features full hook-up sites, well-equipped cabin rentals, resort style accommodations, a Water Zone splashground, family-friendly staff, and tons of planned activities. All these activities included with your stay: Yogi Bear’s Water Zone, jumping pillow, outdoor pool, kids pool with splash area, wagon rides, walking trails and scenic waterfall, playground, kiddie train rides, visits with YOGI BEAR™, BOO BOO™ and CINDY BEAR™, daily activities (in season) and theme weekends from May-October (some activities, like tie dye, have a small fee to cover supplies.) We also have gem mining and pedal carts for a fee.

Sites & Rentals
  • Cabins - Deluxe Lodge with Loft - 2 bedroom cottage includes a master bedroom with a queen bed, a children's bedroom with bunk beds, loft area, full bath, kitchenette. - Deluxe Lodge with Loft - 2 bedroom cottage includes a master bedroom with a queen bed, a children's bedroom with bunk beds, loft area, full bath, kitchenette.
  • Deluxe Lodge with Loft (low ceiling) - 2 bedroom cottage with queen bed bunk beds full bath 2 flat screen TVs with Direct TV deck propane grill & more!
  • Hoosier Hideaway cabins with full bathrooms, full-size bunks a full-size bed separate loft microwave mini-fridge flat screen TV with Direct TV heat and air conditioning
  • 88 large pull-thru or back-in full hookup W/E/S campsites
  • primitive tent camping in our woods
  • seasonal sites
  • White Pine Cabins - these are a bit larger than the Hoosier Hideaway cabins. They feature: a separate bedroom, full bathroom, microwave, coffee maker, mini-fridge, air conditioning/heat, covered porch and flat screen TV with Direct TV
  • 30' x 40' pavilion - available for rent - great for parties & events!
Attractions
  • Ballfield
  • Basketball Court
  • Cartoon Cafe: pizza, hand-dipped ice-cream, slushies, candy, chips, coffee and more!
  • GaGa Ball
  • Gem Mining
  • Golf Cart Rentals
  • Horseshoes
  • Indoor rec room for arts & crafts and activities.
  • Jumping Pillow
  • Kiddie Pool - wading pool with a waterfall
  • Nature Trails
  • Next to Lake Monroe - Indiana's largest man-made lake. Enjoy boating & fishing.
  • Outdoor Pool - (1200sf)
  • Pavilion
  • Pedal Carts - Two & Four Seat Options
  • Playground - with sandbox
  • Splashpark/Water Playground
  • Train Rides
  • Volleyball
  • Volleyball
  • Wagon Rides
  • Walking Trails
  • Waterslide - (part of splashpark)
  • natural waterfall
  • planned activities & theme weekends
Convenience
  • Indoor rec room for arts & crafts and activities.
  • Wireless Internet (Wi-Fi)
  • Comfort Station/Bathroom
  • Pavilion - Great for birthday parties & events!
  • General Store
  • Laundry Room
  • Dump station
  • Firewood
  • Propane
  • Snack Shop
  • Cable
  • Golf Cart Rentals
Awards
  • Pinnacle Club
  • Excellence Award
  • Outstanding Customer Service Award
  • Outstanding Recreational Programming
Operation Dates

Apr 28 to Oct 29

Office Hours

In Season: Mon-Thurs 8am-8pm, Fri 8am-10pm, Sat 8am-10pm, Sun 8am-8pm
Off Season: 9am-5pm Mon-Fri

Park Rates
  • Dates: Peak Season & Holidays (May 22-Sept 4), Off Season (April 28-May 21, August 14-31, September 5-October 5), Halloween (October 6-29)
  • Full hook-up sites (W/E/S): Peak Season Weekends & Holidays $68.95, Peak Season Weekdays $60.95, Off Season Weekends $45.95, Off Season Weekdays $35.95
  • Tent: Peak Season Weekends & Holidays $43.95, Peak Season Weekdays $38.95, Off Season Weekends $35.95, Off Season Weekdays $31.95
  • Cabins: Peak Season Weekends & Holidays (rates vary by type) $129.95-$189.95, Peak Season Weekdays $114.95-$164.95, Off Season Weekends $99.95-$147.95, Off Season Weekdays $87.95-$130.05.
  • Halloween: Full hook-up (W/E/S) $60.95 Weekend, $35.95 Weekday; Tent $38.95 Weekend, $35.95 Weekday; Cabins (rates vary by type) $114.95-164.95 Weekend, $99.95-147.95
  • Seasonal Sites: $3900 plus electric
  • Prices are for 2 adults and 3 children
  • Extra Adults: $12/night, extra children FREE
  • Visitors Adults: $12, children $6
  • Prices do not include taxes
  • Minimum 2 night stay on weekends (Friday & Saturday), 3 night minimum on holidays
  • Visa/MC/Discover/AMEX

Discounts: 10% Military, Police, Firefighters and Senior Citizens, 15% group discount of 4 or more site/cabin reservations, Visit S'more Deals for specials

Age Restrictions: Must be 21 to rent a campsite or cabin.

Pet Policy: Pets are not allowed inside or outside of cabins. All Pets must be on a leash at all times and cleaned up after.

Discover what’s around this park

Address

9396 S. Strain Ridge Rd
Bloomington, IN 47401

Google Map Directions

Written Directions

From Hwy 37, south of Bloomington - Take the Harrodsburg/Lake Monroe exit off of Hwy 37. Follow the signs for Lake Monroe Dam and Monroe Dam Road for approximately 0.6 miles, then turn left onto Strain Ridge Road. Follow Strain Ridge Road north for approximately 0.5 miles to the campground entrance on your left.

Park Sitemap

GPS

Lat: 39.0226 - Lng: -86.5217

Events at this park

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  • May 01 - May 03Wake Up the Bears and Celebrate our May Day Spring Festival
  • May 08 - May 10Happy Mother's Day to the Best Moms Ever
  • May 15 - May 17Celebrate Boo Boo's Magical Mayhem Birthday
  • May 22 - May 25Memorial Day Weekend
  • May 29 - May 31Amazing Chase Weekend

  • Jun 05 - Jun 07Wild West Weekend
  • Jun 12 - Jun 14Backyard Carnival Weekend
  • Jun 19 - Jun 21Father's Day Weekend
  • Jun 26 - Jun 27Wet & Wild Wipeout Weekend

  • Jul 03 - Jul 05Three Cheers for the Red, White, & Blue
  • Jul 10 - Jul 12Dragons & Vikings Weekend
  • Jul 17 - Jul 19Mardi Gras Weekend
  • Jul 24 - Jul 25Handmade Christmas in July
  • Jul 31 - Aug 02Pirates & Mermaids

  • Aug 07 - Aug 09Cindy Bear's Candy Mountain Party
  • Aug 14 - Aug 16Hawaiian Luau/Mr. Jellystone Park™ Pageant
  • Aug 21 - Aug 23Superhero in Training Weekend
  • Aug 28 - Aug 30Celebrate Yogi Bear's Birthday

  • Sep 04 - Sep 07Labor Day Bash and Helping Hands Weekend
  • Sep 11 - Sep 13Second Annual Jellystone Park™ Has Talent and Pay Tribute to Our Troops, Police, Firefighters & EMT
  • Sep 18 - Sep 20Jellybowl Tailgate Party
  • Sep 25 - Sep 27Hocus Pocus

  • Oct 02 - Oct 04Pumpkin Patch
  • Oct 09 - Oct 11Halloween Spooktacular Weekend
  • Oct 16 - Oct 19Halloween Spooktacular Weekend
  • Oct 23 - Oct 25Halloween Spooktacular Weekend

  • May 06 - May 08Wake Up The Bear's Weekend/ Mother's Day
  • May 13 - May 15All About Nature & Campground Clean Up Weekend
  • May 20 - May 22Shark Attack Weekend/ Open the Water Park
  • May 27 - May 30Kid's Revenge Weekend (Memorial Day, 3 night minimum)

  • Jun 03 - Jun 05Cindy Bear™ Rock Star Birthday- Talent Show
  • Jun 10 - Jun 12Peace, Love & Jellystone Park
  • Jun 16 - Jun 20Father's Day Superheroes Weekend
  • Jun 24 - Jun 26Mardi Gras Mambo

  • Jul 01 - Jul 04Stars & Stripes Forever/ 4th of July
  • Jul 07 - Jul 11Jellystone Park™ Western Weekend
  • Jul 15 - Jul 17Boo Boo™ Dinosaur Birthday Weekend
  • Jul 22 - Jul 24Christmas In July
  • Jul 28 - Aug 01Pirates & Mermaids Weekend

  • Aug 04 - Aug 06Wacky Wizards Birthday
  • Aug 05 - Aug 07Wet and Wild Wipeout Weekend
  • Aug 12 - Aug 14Hawaiian Luau/ Mr. Jellystone Pageant
  • Aug 19 - Aug 21Chocolate Lover's Weekend
  • Aug 26 - Aug 28Yogi Bear™ Birthday Safari

  • Sep 02 - Sep 05Labor Day Tailgate Weekend (3 night minimum)
  • Sep 09 - Sep 11Dragons & Vikings Weekend (last weekend for water park)
  • Sep 16 - Sep 18Astronauts & Aliens Weekend
  • Sep 23 - Sep 25Fall Harvest Party Scarecrow Carnival
  • Sep 30 - Oct 02Pumpkin Patch Weekend

  • Oct 07 - Oct 30Weekends= Yogi Bear Hauntoberfest

  • Apr 28 - Apr 30Wake Up the Bears/Jr. Ranger Nature Education

  • May 05 - May 07Fiesta Weekend
  • May 12 - May 14Mother's Day Fairytale Weekend
  • May 19 - May 21Jellystone Park 500 Race
  • May 26 - May 29Family Sports Challenge

  • Jun 02 - Jun 04Cindy Bear™ Mardi Gras & Color Run
  • Jun 09 - Jun 11Water Warriors Weekend
  • Jun 16 - Jun 18Father's Day Superhero Weekend
  • Jun 23 - Jun 25Peace, Love, Jellystone
  • Jun 30 - Jul 04Stars & Stripes Forever

  • Jul 07 - Jul 09Boo Boo's Fossil Hunter Birthday
  • Jul 14 - Jun 16Pirates & Mermaids Under the Sea Adventure
  • Jul 21 - Jul 23Christmas in July
  • Jul 28 - Jul 30Hawaiian Luau, Mr. Jellystone Park Contest

  • Aug 11 - Aug 13Chocolate Lovers Weekend
  • Aug 18 - Aug 20Galactic Takeover Weekend
  • Aug 25 - Aug 27Safari Adventure Weekend

  • Sep 01 - Sep 04Labor Day Weekend Endless Summer
  • Sep 08 - Sep 10Patriot's Weekend
  • Sep 15 - Sep 16Ranger Smith's Sports Birthday Weekend
  • Sep 22 - Sep 24Western Weekend - Scarecrow Contest
  • Sep 29 - Oct 01Pumpkin Patch Weekend

  • Oct 06 - Oct 08Halloween at Jellystone Park
  • Oct 13 - Oct 15Halloween at Jellystone Park
  • Oct 20 - Oct 22Halloween at Jellystone Park
  • Oct 27 - Oct 29Halloween at Jellystone Park
S’more Deals for this park
  • Free Nights

    Apr 28 - Oct 29, 2017

    Stay 7 nights, pay for 5 1/2 nights. Stay 5 nights, pay for 4 nights. Stay 3 nights, pay for 2 1/2 nights. Discounts subject to availability. Cannot be combined with other offers or discounts.

  • The Bear's Bargain: Save 20%

    Apr 28 - Oct 29, 2017

    Pick three fun weekends from the list below and save 20%! You must book all three reservations at the same time. When calling to book & mention the Bear’s Bargain to receive your discount on all 3 reservations. April 28-30, May 5-7, May 12-14, May 19-21, June 2-4, June 9-11, June 16-18, June 23-25, August 4-6, August 11-13, August 18-20, August 25-27, September 8-10, September 15-17, September 22-24, September 29-October 1

  • Group Discount: Save 15%

    Apr 28 - Oct 29, 2017

    Book four or more campsites or cabins-get a 15% discount on the entire reservation. *Subject to availability. Cannot be combined with other offers or discounts. Not available on Holiday weekends.