Bloomington - Lake Monroe IN

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 new 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.

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

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Sites & Rentals

  • Ballfield
  • Basketball Court
  • Cartoon Cafe: pizza, hand-dipped ice-cream, slushies, candy, chips, coffee and more!
  • Gem Mining
  • Horseshoes
  • Jumping Pillow
  • Kiddie Pool - wading pool with a waterfall
  • Nature Trails
  • New indoor rec room for arts & crafts and activities.
  • Next to Lake Monroe - Indiana's largest man-made lake. Enjoy boating & fishing
  • Outdoor Pool - (1200sf)
  • Pavilion
  • Pedal Carts
  • Playground
  • Splashpark/Water Playground
  • Train Rides
  • Volleyball
  • Wagon Rides
  • Walking Trails
  • Waterslide - (part of splashpark)
  • natural waterfall
  • planned activities & theme weekends
  • 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 (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
  • large pull-thru or back-in full hookup campsites
  • primitive tent camping in our woods
  • seasonal sites
  • single bedroom White Pine Cabins - these are a bit larger than the log cabins. They feature: a separate bedroom full bathroom microwave coffee maker mini-fridge air conditioning/heat porch and flat screen TV with Direct TV
  • 88 Full Hook Up W/E/S Sites
  • 30' x 40' pavilion - available for rent - great for parties & events!

Location & Info

9396 S. Strain Ridge Rd
Bloomington, IN 47401

http://www.lakemonroejellystone.com

Email: info@lakemonroejellystone.com

GPS: Lat: 39.0226 - Lng: -86.5217

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Phone & Maps

(812) 824-3322
Direct Toll-Free: (800) 641-9308

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.

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Operating Dates

May 6 to Oct 31

Office Hours

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

Events & Additional Info

Events

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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 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

Conveniences

  • New recreation building 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

Awards

  • Pinnacle Club
  • Excellence Award
  • Outstanding Customer Service Award
  • Outstanding Recreational Programming

Park Rates & S'more Deals

Park Rates

  • Full hook up sites: In Season Weekends $68.95, In Season Weekdays $60.95, Off Season Weekends $55.95, & Off Season Weekdays $49.95
  • Tent: In Season Weekends $43.95, In Season Weekdays $38.95, Off Season Weekends $35.95, & Off Season Weekdays $31.95
  • Cabins: In Season Weekends $124.95-$184.95, In Season Weekdays $109.95-$162.95, Off Season $87.95-$147.95
  • Seasonal Sites: $3900 plus electric
  • Prices are for 2 adults and 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

Age Restrictions:

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.

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