Posts Tagged: Mississinewa Reservoir

Christmas in July at the Mississinewa Lake

Join us as we celebrate Christmas in July!  We’ll also celebrate Smokey Bear’s birthday with fun events. Campsite decorating contest, sand sculpture, water games, and more. Call us for details.

Mississinewa Reservoir

14,386 acres and a 1,100 acre lake.  Mississinewa Lake, one of the three Upper Wabash flood-control reservoirs, offers excellent fishing, hunting  and boating opportunities in the heart of north-central Indiana. In addition to featuring a 400-plus-site campground and family cabins, Mississinewa was the first state property in Indiana to introduce seasonal camping, where visitors can retain a campsite for the entire season in an all-new campground. The expanses of forests, prairies and farmland surrounding the lake provide attractive habitat to a wide variety of wildlife, exhibiting exceptional viewing opportunities for hikers, bird watchers and touring bicyclists. Activities and Facilities Basketball Court, Horseshoes… Read more »

Sunrise Eagle Watch

Meet at the Miami State Recreation Area boat ramp and caravan to Indiana’s largest documented wintering bald eagle roost.  Dress for the weather – some walking involved.  Bring your binoculars, spotting scopes and cameras.  Breakfast with the birds! Breakfast will be served (freewill donation at 9:30am at Mississinewa’s office in Miami SRA.  Birds from the Salamonie Raptor Center will join us for the meal. Registration required;  call Upper Wabash Interpretive Services at 260-468-2127.