Blackwell Horsecamp

Hoosier National Forest

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Tower Ridge Road Heltonville, IN 47436 812-275-5987 866-302-4173 Official Website

GPS: 39.0175, -86.3899

Last Price Paid: $0
Tent Camping: Yes

Accessibility is not guaranteed, always scout ahead before driving down dirt roads.
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4 people have reviewed this location.

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2bars
AT&T 4G/LTE
3bars
AT&T 3G
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Sheila goes west
VA Ram Promaster
2 reviews
Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 1
Site Number: No site numbers
“Big grass fields ”

Reviewed Jun 28, 2019

Overall Rating

Great place for free camping. Plenty of trees to park next to for shade. There were only 3 other campers. Plenty of space and mostly flat. No water or hookups but there are drop toilets.

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2bars
AT&T 4G/LTE

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2 reviews
Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 1

Tim would stay here again

“Nice little spot, though not at all vacant like I was expecting”

Reviewed Jun 09, 2019

Overall Rating

The Hoosier National Forest in one of the only areas in Indiana that provide free camping, oddly enough, so I stayed here the other night on my way back north with a little Aliner I had just purchased. After reading the reviews here about how deserted the place generally is, I figured that the fact that I'd be showing up at like 2am... more

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1 review
Nightly rate: FREE!

Throop would stay here again

“Boondocking”

Reviewed Jan 25, 2019

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No hookup, all free. It’s a huge area and you get in where you fit in. They do have vault toilets.

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Drivin' & Vibin'
16' Fiber Stream
22 reviews
Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 3

Drivin' & Vibin' would stay here again

“Grassy Field Camping in Hoosier National Forest”

Reviewed Jun 03, 2016

Overall Rating

Blackwell Horse Camp is unlike most National Forests sites because its a huge rolling field. Theres a figure-8 road that loops across the grounds with 5 vault toilets spread through-out. This campground is geared towards horseback riding. It has a few corrals and a riding trail. But, don't let that discourage you - during our stay t... more

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Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
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3bars
AT&T 3G

This review is the opinion of a Campendium member and not of Campendium.com


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Hookups:
  • dry camping
Recreation:
  • recreation trail
Site Amenities:
  • fire ring
  • picnic table
Facilities:
  • horse corral
  • restrooms: vault
Pets:
  • pets

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