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Yellowwood State Forest

772 Yellowwood Lake Rd, Nashville, IN 47448-9137
+1 812-988-7945
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Enjoying the fall colors

Great walk around the lake with the fall colors in full view. Also there are no park fees for... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Dick P
Indianapolis, Indiana
Hiking (not) in Indiana

We went to Yellowwood State Forest hoping to hike some wooded trails. Two trails were closed at... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Richmond, Indiana
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772 Yellowwood Lake Rd, Nashville, IN 47448-9137
+1 812-988-7945
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Great walk around the lake with the fall colors in full view. Also there are no park fees for visiting this park.

Thank Dick P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to Yellowwood State Forest hoping to hike some wooded trails. Two trails were closed at this time due to logging. It appears that the east side of the "Lake Trail" is on a two-lane road, partly gravel. We never did find the Scarce...More

Thank IndySwimRun
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

My wife and I moved to South Carolina, we came back to Nashville, indiana to visit grandkids and seeing how I'm an old fashioned woodsman I struck out on one of my favorite places to go and just wonder!!! I've always enjoyed hiking in yellow...More

Thank mark h
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Went to Yellowwood for a family picnic and fishing. It was so pretty, quiet and we all enjoyed our time there. We had a nice picnic area with table a short walk from the lake there. All who wanted to fish could and still be...More

Thank kiagranny
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Off the beaten track. We stopped at the park office hoping for basic info about the trails & basic info, but with a not-so-friendly worker there, we never even asked. We did find trail maps & hiked 2 trails & never saw anyone else. Both...More

Thank lisa s
Reviewed 9 July 2017

A gem of a lake tucked into the hills near Nashville, IN. Nice primitive campground with lots of cover between the sites, especially in the new section. There is a horsemen's campground but I've never been there. The lake is good for fishing and canoeing....More

Thank raja8385
Reviewed 8 June 2017

This looks to be a lovely place to go to for boating, but it was difficult to get to due to some road construction which looked to be quite needed! The hiking trails were not well marked, and no trail maps were available, since we...More

Thank Mary A
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Came here and camped 50 years ago with my boy scout group. When I cam back here 50yearrs later it seems that time has stood still here. Love this place for hiking and it is so much less crowded than other parks. A little primitive...More

Thank SmokiesJunkie
Reviewed 21 February 2017

As an afternoon side trip we drove to Yellowwood. This state forest is really out of the way; therefore, would be good if you wanted to get away in a major way. It's main purpose is camping and the area has an informal way of...More

Thank Patrick D
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Average.. Some roads are in bad shape...I have no desire to go back unless it's for a short cut that will get me somewhere else ...

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Jennifer E
30 October 2016|
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Response from danmck11p | Reviewed this property |
No, thankfully.