Blackwell Horse Camp

This is a FREE campsite.

Bloomington, Indiana
GPS: 39.017262, -86.38971

Public - Forest Service (USDA) (Official)

  • Restrooms
  • Hiking Trails
  • Horse Trails
Free Campsite
Pay Campground
Pass/Permit required
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Submitted by Pianotuna on 2009-11-28 05:55:36

This camping area has long been a popular destination / overnight camping area for equestrians. Other campers are also welcome although the facilities are geared to provide for horses. The camp is along Tower Ridge Road in the center of the Charles Deam Wilderness area, approximately one mile from Highway 446. Brooks Cabin is a visitor information site open on weekends during the recreation season. The camp also is a trailhead for the Charles C. Deam Wilderness trail system. (It may not be one mile) Pit toilets.
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  • Reviewed on August 8, 2013 at 11:44 am
    Angela Kline

    Stayed here with my two girls. Only 2 other campers, we camped all the way on the other side away from them. Peaceful. You do hear a low rumble from a road, but it is not disturbing. Sadly, no horses...or any wildlife sightings while we were here.

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