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MISSISSINEWA, IN

Status: Open year round.   Season Dates
Site, Loop:Frances Slocum Shelter, FRANCES SLOCUM SHELTER HOUSE
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Reservation Window: Sun Apr 20 2014 – Sat Apr 18 2015


Check-in: 8:00 am
  


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Departure date:
 
Check-out: 11:00 pm

Site Details:

  • Site Type: Shelter
  • Site Reserve Type: Site-Specific
  • Site Access: Hike-In
  • Checkin Time: 8:00 am
  • Checkout Time: 11:00 pm
  • Type of Use: Day
  • Pets Allowed: Domestic
  • Max Num of Vehicles: 15
  • Shade: FULL SHADE
  • Square Footage: 1430
  • Looking For Category: Day Use
  • Meeting Table: Y
  • Num of Tables: 14
  • Max No of Ppl: 85
  • Picnic Grill: Y
Photo: Frances Slocum Shelter, FRANCES SLOCUM SHELTER HOUSE Photo: Frances Slocum Shelter, FRANCES SLOCUM SHELTER HOUSE

Alerts and Important Information

Site

Due to insect infestation, where necessary, we are cutting and trimming trees in the campground at Mississinewa Lake. This may slightly affect the shade/sun level on your campsite. We wanted you to be aware of this prior to your arrival. Thank you. Mississinewa Lake Management

PARKING 15 SPACES. SURROUNDING AREA IS GRAVEL. SHELTER FLOOR AREA PAVED. AREA IS PUBLIC. BUILDING 65' X 22'. BUILDING IS PARTIAL. SMALL GRILL, GROUP GRILL, NON ELECTRIC, 14 5' PICNIC TABLES, WATER SUPPLY 1 MILE, MODERN RESTROOM 1.5 MILE, ACC RESTROOM 1.5 MILE, VAULT TOILET 350 FEET, PLAYGROUND 2 MILE, BEACH/POOL 5 MILE, LAKE 200 FEET, GENERAL STORE 3 MILE, BOAT RENTAL 8 MILE. THERE IS NO WATER OR ELECTRIC IN THIS SHELTER

Shelter overlooks lake. Surrounding area is gravel with a cement floor in shelter. Area is full shade. No modem facilities available ... No electricity or water. Pit toilets only. Minimal parking. Carry-in/carry-out trash policy. 350 ft from parking lot to shelter on a slight grade. Has small grill and group grill. Area is open to public. Fishing is popular in this area. General Store 3 miles, Lake within 200 feet. Pit Toilet 350ft. Playground 2 miles, Beach 5 miles, Boat Rental 8 miles.

There is an entrance fee for all properties that is paid upon arrival. Your entrance fee receipt is your pass throughout your stay.

The entrance fee for cars, trucks and campers is $5 per vehicle per day for in-state, $7 per vehicle per day for out of state, including holidays

The entrance fee for pedestrians, bicycles, buses, passenger vans is $2 per person per day, including holidays.

Notes

Site

Base Number of Vehicles:0 , Minimum Number of People:1 , Minimum Number of Vehicles:0.

Shelter Size: 65' x 22', Hike In Distance to Site: 220'.

Footnotes: (applicable only where specifically marked above)
** Arrival dates earlier than the online-reservation-window may also be available at the campground.