The Great State of Indiana - Home of Indiana Camping

Each section of Indiana has a great amount to offer. Northern Indiana, home of La Porte and Porter County is filled with an abundance of nature. From the Dunes National Lakeshore and 123 foot sand dune to Mt. Baldy and Lake Michigan, this region is host to hiking, fishing, boating and more. Plus it is no stranger to the performing arts, offering plays, live music and festival events of every kind making Northern Indiana an amazing place to visit and explore for the whole family.

Less than 30 minutes away, is Portage and one of our award winning Jellystone Park™ Camp Resorts! Their entire summer schedule includes special events to celebrate 25 years as a Yogi Bear Camp Resort. From a Yogi Bear birthday party to pool parties and Lite Stick wagon rides, you can bet your trip and stay to Northern Indiana will be one your family will always remember. Plus Portage Jellystone Park has amazing amenities to make your Indiana Camping experience one to remember. Dive into one of their 4 pools or swim at their beach, fish, play tennis, mini golf, basketball and more. Cabins, Full hook up RV sites and tent camping are all available.

Please visit Portage Jellystone Park for an entire events calendar and to make your family fun vacation reservations today!

Heading south, and into central Indiana is home to the city of Indianapolis. With famous sporting events, an amazing mixture of culture, theatre, art and fine dining it’s no wonder why the 12th largest city in the country is one of America’s favorite cities. Plus Indianapolis this summer is featuring many incredible events the whole family will enjoy. Held on the grounds of the living history museum, Conner Prairie, you can relax to the serenading sounds of the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra, one of the best in the Midwest. The RCA Tennis Championships return to downtown Indianapolis for the 15th consecutive year. The “Tournament of the Year” has hosted such legendary names as Andre Agassi, Pete Sampras, Goran Ivanisevic, Jim Courier, Boris Becker and many more. Plus The Indianapolis Zoo’s three Southern White Rhinos have arrived and were introduced to the public on May 26.

Only 25 miles east of Indianapolis is another award winning Jellystone Park located in Knightstown. Yogi Bear's Jellystone Park Indianapolis/Knightstown is 38 acres of quaint Midwest prairie, with a fishing hole, stream and an abundance of flowers right in the heartland of Indiana. Their facilities include 125 sites, cabins and pop up rentals for every level of comfort. Plus with two playgrounds, a game room, swimming pool, 24 hour laundry, free fishing in our stocked lake (state license not required), adults only hot tub, paddleboat rental, and camp store you can be sure your entire family will be entertained and you will experience why Jellystone Park is “Where you Camp with Friends.”

Finally, our great Indiana escape ends in beautiful Southern Indiana, and the great city of New Albany. New Albany has a proud heritage along the mighty Ohio River. A center for commerce, this city has an abundance of natural resources and is filled with beautiful people and wonderful sights. Take a walk down Mansion row and into the Historic District. Or stroll down the riverfront to watch the river wind its way to the Mississippi. Visit the amphitheater, parks, museums, and the thriving downtown business district.

Or just get swept away by the other regional attractions that draw millions of people each year this thriving community. Minutes away are Huber’s Orchard, Churchill Downs (the home of the Kentucky Derby), The Louisville Slugger Bat Museum, and Squire Boone Caverns.

Plus you can be sure there’s a Jellystone to call your home near by. Located off I-65 in Scottsburg (exit #29AB) , this park features 91 fully equipped sites, cabins to rent and tent camping. Plus a great recreational building with game machines, a convenience store, swimming pool, stocked fishing lake (no license required), row boat & pedal boat rentals, mini-golf, and much more. Make your reservations today!

This trip planner only mentioned 3 of the 7 Jellystone Park Camp-Resorts in Indiana this month, but remember, there are three other locations in Fremont, Pierceton and Plymouth for you to visit & enjoy!

To plan your Yogi Bear Jellystone family trip, click on the following links and make your reservation today:

Yogi Bear's Jellystone Park Camp-Resort in Portage
Yogi Bear's Jellystone Park Camp-Resort in Indianapolis/Knightstown
Scottsburg Jellystone Park Camp-Resort
Yogi Bear's Jellystone Park in Fremont/Barton Lake
Pierceton/Kosciusko County Jellystone Park Camp-Resort
Plymouth Jellystone Park Camp-Resort
Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park Camp-Resort in Bloomington – Lake Monroe