Once a largely undeveloped portion of the huge (15,000-acre) Indiana Army Ammunition plant, Charlestown State Park is located in southern Indiana. The park is easily accessible, located 8 miles east of I-65, on State Road 62. With scenic vistas of the Fourteenmile Creek valley and the Ohio River, with elevation changes of over 200 feet, Charlestown has much to offer the visitor with its rugged hills and deep ravines. While hiking the rugged terrain you will see Devonian fossil outcrops and areas of karst sinkhole topography. Bird watchers will enjoy the 72 species of birds, including bluebirds, black vultures and an occasional bald eagle.
Charlestown is one of two state parks offering full hookup campsites.
Picnic areas w/shelters (Shelter Reservations)
Fishing, along 14 Mile Creek bank on Trail 3
Interpretive Naturalist Services (seasonal)
Full Hookup / 60 sites
Electric / 132 sites
Tuesday, Sep 29, 2020 at 7:00pm Pacific Time
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Wednesday, Sep 30, 2020 at 5:30pm Eastern Time
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Thursday, Oct 1, 2020 at 7:00pm Eastern Time
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