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Mississinewa Reservoir Autumn Camping Weekend II

Have a fun family weekend outdoors. Prizes for campsite decoration, pumpkin decorating, chili cook-off, and corn hole tournament. Events include adult corn hole, pancake breakfast, kid’s target shoot, trick or treating, and a square and line dancing ball. Pumpkins and kettle corn for sale. Great family fun all weekend long. Email Trody@dnr.in.gov to register.

Mississinewa Reservoir Autumn Camping Weekend I

Enjoy a family fall weekend outdoors. Prizes for best campsite decorations, dutch oven cooking contest, and family camp challenge. Entire weekend full of fun with pumpkins for sale, board game competitions, family challenge field event, crafts, trick or treating, flashlight tag, music and lots of fun. Register by e-mail: trody@dnr.in.gov.

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.

Fireworks Over the Mississinewa

Celebrate summer with us! Plan to arrive early as parking is limited. Friday night boat tours by registration. Events such as cornhole tournaments, youth pellet gun shoot, and disc golf.  Bring lawn chairs, blankets and plenty of bug spray! An entire weekend of fun for the entire family. Call 260-468-2127 for registration and additional information.

Kids’ Fishing Derby

Fishing derby for children age 2-14.  Age categories are: 2-5 year, 6-10 year, and 11-14. Kids must be accompanied by an adult.  Sign-in begins at 8:30am, fishing 9-10:30am, awards presented after.  Adult fishing from 10-10:30am. Emphasis on fishing from the bank, fishing for family fun, nature ethics, catch & release. Prize for longest fish in…

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…

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…