Thousand Trails / Indian Lakes

     


Batesville, Indiana
Phone: (812) 934-5693

Sites: 800
Recent Rate: $25 10/2014


Latitude: 39.2777961498086
Longitude: -85.1280999183655

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Campground Overview
  • Pull-thru Sites
  • Big Rig Access
  • Tent Camping
  • Restrooms (Plumbed)
  • Pit Toilets
  • Showers
  • $0.00 Shower Fee
  • Laundry Facilities
  • $0.00 Laundry Fee
  • Dump Station
  • $0.00 Dump Station Fee
  • Propane Available
  • Firewood Available
  • Cabins / Cottages / Yurts
  • Water Spigot
  • Picnic Shelter
  • RV Wash
  • $0.00 RV Wash Fee
  • Corral
  • Landing Strip
  • Overflow Parking
Hookups & Connectivity
  • Electric (30 AMP)
  • Electric (50 AMP)
  • Water
  • Sewer
  • WiFi
  • $0.00 WiFi Fee
  • Cellular Phone Service
  • Cellular Phone Providers
  • Cable or Satellite TV Hookup
  • Phone
  • Central Modem
Amenities
  • Pets Allowed
  • 0 Maximum Pet Size (lbs.)
  • Pool Access
  • Family Friendly
  • Playground
  • Pet Area
  • Waterfront
  • Clubhouse
  • Camp Store
  • Cafe / Snack Bar
  • Business Center
  • Group Camping
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Group Kitchen
  • Banquet Facilities
  • Concierge Services
Recreation
  • Walking Trail(s)
  • Recreation Room
  • Gym/Workout Facilities
  • Beach Access
  • Boat Ramp
  • Marina
  • Boat Rentals
  • Fishing
  • Golfing
  • Bike Path(s)
  • Bike Rentals
  • Hiking
  • Spa
  • Horseshoe Pit
  • Volley Ball
  • Sports Field
  • Arcade Games
  • Live Entertainment
  • Amphitheatre
  • Putt Putt Mini-Golf
  • Billiards
  • Ping Pong
  • Lake
  • Pond
  • River
  • Creek
  • Ocean
  • Water Park
  • Casino

Review Details

Ratings overview

29 Reviews

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bones1941

Review Count: 66
States Visited: 21
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: - $25.00
Overall Rating:      

This is a nice campground. We stayed in Phase 4 of the campground and had full hook ups. The batrooms could have been cleaner. The pass card they gave us didn't work and neither did the second one. The sewer inlet was about a foot above the ground, making it almost unusable. These negatives prompted a rating of 7. I would stay here again if in the area. We camped at Thousand Trails / Indian Lakes in a Motorhome.

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Money2Burn

Review Count: 29
States Visited: 13
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: - $25.00
Overall Rating:      

Campground is very run down and not maintained. It is a Thousand Trails campground and also is a KOA. We used Passport America for half price or I would have been very upset. Grass was a foot long and the gravel site pads are mostly mud and that are not level, the hookups are on the wrong side in some sites. Sites were laid out wierd and there were a number of older units in there as full timers and they were run down too. I would not return there even for half price again. We camped at Thousand Trails / Indian Lakes in a Fifth Wheel.

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Softball29

Review Count: 29
States Visited: 8
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: - $52.00
Overall Rating:      

Stayed in KOA section over the 4th. Nice campground with lots to do. We had planned on going to Brookville Lake but decided instead to stay at the campground. There's a 3 mile bike / running path also. One negative is that while they do advertise they sell propane, they do so only between 8:30-9:30 AM. Quite odd. We camped at Thousand Trails / Indian Lakes in a Travel Trailer.

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oneeyesquare

Review Count: 2
States Visited: 2
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: - $1.00
Overall Rating:      

Late April, early May stays. Stayed here down/up on a short trip to Mammoth Cave. Very large campground with multiple sections. Stayed both times in the phase 4 section which was very open. Nice grass, no trees, full hook-up's. We choose this section after driving through the first section to the right which seemed very rough. Signs of recent excavation and very uneven grassy areas, by contrast the section we were in was nicely kept. Quite a few annuals were clustered along the the wooded side. Most seemed reasonably well kept. Easy access for our 43' rig. Re-entry into the campground is by a bar coded pass. Be cautioned the reader is extremely low for full size trucks. Staff all seemed friendly and helpful. Camp host in our section was friendly and introduced themselves soon after we set up; as well as, welcomed us back on the second visit. Camp store was currently in remodeling. Propane across the street was extremely expensive @ $39.99 for a 40# tank. Campground has limited propane hours in the am. Pool was not open. Never seen a full size stainless pool before. Facilities looked nice and assuming open later ?n the season. We use this campground as a base camp for visits to a convention in Cincinnati and visits to the Creation Museum. 45 min and 30 min drives respectively. Cell signal for Verizon and ATT were both excellent. Campground WiFi showed up at one bar on devices where we were, as well. Price reflects Thousand Trails zone pass. We camped at Thousand Trails / Indian Lakes in a Fifth Wheel.

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Essness

Review Count: 2
States Visited: 5
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: - $40.00
Overall Rating:      

Booked with Koa for a pull thru site, nothing even close to level in a completely empty koa section! Everything over grown, dumpsters over flowing, low hanging branches from trees everywhere. Basically, deplorable! We camped at Thousand Trails / Indian Lakes in a Travel Trailer.

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bambilynn

Review Count: 48
States Visited: 18
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: - $1.00
Overall Rating:      

TTN now shares park with KOA. KOA sites are clean, gravel, with picnic tables. TTN sites pale in comparison. Large leased area and many empty rigs on premise. Limited FHU sites in camping area. Another example of where TTN has decided to place their emphasis - and it's not in the membership camping. We camped at Thousand Trails / Indian Lakes in a Motorhome.

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wendie T

Review Count: 8
States Visited: 6
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: - $1.00
Overall Rating:      

Large park with Koa inside of it. Would have been great if the campsites weren't such a mess. Our site was right next to KOA and had two hunks of moldy carpet, garbage,broken down picnic table and no fire ring. The KOA had neat sites that were mowed and nice tables. We drove around for half an hour looking for a decent site and most of them had no defined pad or driveway. Very noisy park due to large number of construction workers living there. We would not stay here again. We camped at Thousand Trails / Indian Lakes in a Fifth Wheel.

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User577

Review Count: 29
States Visited: 8
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: - $1.00
Overall Rating:      

Did not actually stay at campground - we were traveling in area and decided to check it out as part of this campground is becoming part of the KOA network - unfortunately no one was at gate to allow access - only way in via a keycard. We understand they are to open full time on April 15th however please note - there are NO SIGNS whatsoever at this point from I-64 or on I-64 signs showing this as a KOA nor as Thousand Trails so you are on your own finding the campground. It is best though to use Sunman, route 101 exit off I-64. Based on previous reviews, lets hope they improve the KOA section of the campgrounds. We camped at Thousand Trails / Indian Lakes in a Travel Trailer.

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thezafts

Review Count: 33
States Visited: 18
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: - $1.00
Overall Rating:      

We spent two weeks here over the Labor Day Holiday and had our choice of some 14 sites with full hook-ups and 50 amps. Friends joined us within a few days and all had excellent sites nearby in Phase 4. We found the rangers and store help to be friendly and helpful. Breakfast was only on the weekends but was good and reasonable. This is a huge park but is well cared for. We have seen major improvements in the preserve over the past few years since this lady took over as manager; we appreciate her efforts. The annual rentals are under control here compared to other TTN parks as Phase 1 with over a hundred sites has most of the "personal" sites. Although we live far from here, we frequently spend time in this park since we like the area and plan to return often. We camped at Thousand Trails / Indian Lakes in a Motorhome.

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David Bradley

Review Count: 2
States Visited: 2
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: - $40.00
Overall Rating:      

This park is not your typical Thousand Trails resort. The bathrooms and showers are aweful and were not checked for 4 days on our stay. The staff is not friendly. The park seems to be run down as many of the electrical connections seemed to be falling apart. Do not expect to get full hookups unless you are permanent. My advice is keep driving to the next campground. I wish there was a number less than 1. We camped at Thousand Trails / Indian Lakes in a Tent Trailer.

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rvingwinnie

Review Count: 3
States Visited: 3
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay:
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We stayed in this park 3 yrs ago and had a great stay. Now, I will never stay here again. So many of the electric connections don't work and many of the water spigots don't work either. It took us a long time to find one that had both that did work and some shade. The 50 amp connections are very few with most being 30 amp. There are only 44 spaces with sewer. We are members of Thousand Trails, so it didn't cost us anything other than our dues. We camped at Thousand Trails / Indian Lakes in a Motorhome.

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BobWW

Review Count: 26
States Visited: 14
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: - $10.00
Overall Rating:      

Membership campground which is open to the public. Large sites. Not all have picnic tables. Limited full hookups. Lots of green areas. Nice pool when it is opened. There are four developed areas well spread out around a lake and green open areas. Cabins are also available. Some areas such as basketball court and sand volley ball area need maintenance. Should have a bike or golf cart to get around within the park or plan on using your vehicle. Have stayed here several times. Noisy on the weekends, but quite during the week. Will return. We camped at Thousand Trails / Indian Lakes in a Motorhome.

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Softball29

Review Count: 29
States Visited: 8
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: - $40.00
Overall Rating:      

A very nice park. Enjoyed both walking and biking on the trails. Many open sites the weekend we were there, so quite peaceful and quiet. Recommend, if coming from the west on I-74 (Indianapolis), using the Sunman -Morris exit in lieu of Exit 149-Batesville. We camped at Thousand Trails / Indian Lakes in a Travel Trailer.

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hoganc

Review Count: 53
States Visited: 23
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: - $1.00
Overall Rating:      

Spacious campground with many sites. Limited number with full hookups. Too many golf carts. We camped at Thousand Trails / Indian Lakes in a Fifth Wheel.

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DennyD

Review Count: 8
States Visited: 6
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: - $1.00
Overall Rating:      

I'm not sure what park was covered by the last two reviews, but it sure wasn't Thousand Trails Indian Lakes. We've been here 5 days so far and there is no water at the sites from 6:00AM until after midnight. Park maintenance is an afterthought. Granted, it had rained hard just before we arrived, but the rain doesn't make the pot holes the size they are. BUT: it doesn't help any one when the members park in the grass areas, now mud and have to get pulled out. The rest rooms were also a disaster, due to lack of water for the sanitary system. When I asked for the manager Monday AM, I was informed she was off for the Holiday. You might just think: a Holiday Weekend. The manager should take a day off when they were not so busy! We camped at Thousand Trails / Indian Lakes in a Travel Trailer.

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