New Lisbon Family Campground

     


Straughn, Indiana
Phone: (765) 332-2948

Sites: 167
Recent Rate: $15 5/2015


Latitude: 39.8465387143617
Longitude: -85.2537833154831

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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
  • $1.00 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
  • ATT, Verizon, Sprint 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
  • yes-lake 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

23 Reviews

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SandyA

Review Count: 25
States Visited: 15
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: - $16.00
Overall Rating:      

This is the second time we have stayed at this park. It is very close to the interstate and really ideal for an overnight stay. It is probably 80 to 90% permanent residents but the sites are clean and well maintained. These sites are mostly wooded, while the transient sites are out in the open. The roads and pull-thru sites are gravel but level with convenient hookups. These sites were a little narrow; we had no problem getting our slides out but doubt if we would have had room for the awning. The staff is friendly and helpful. We didn't use the restrooms but I did look in and they seemed fine. There is a nice lake for fishing. We camped at New Lisbon Family Campground in a Fifth Wheel.

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Clean Restrooms

Clean Showers

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600 Day Travelers

Review Count: 82
States Visited: 30
Helpful Reviews: 5

Date of Stay: - $15.00
Overall Rating:      

Only 30 amp service is available; this makes it tough for a large Motorcoach to use A/C, etc. The bathrooms are in very poor condition and the laundry room had no working dryers.

It is OK for an overnight stop, but I would not suggest longer stays. The I-70 noise is not very bad at all, but the number of run-down permanent campers, 30 amp service only, and poor bathrooms makes this an unacceptable RV park for us.

We probably would not stay here again. We camped at New Lisbon Family Campground in a Motorhome.

Tips for other Campers:

Not far from the Wilbur Wright Museum.

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Clean Restrooms

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Teacher's Pet

Review Count: 311
States Visited: 40
Helpful Reviews: 6

Date of Stay: - $16.00
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We're back again. All drives were freshly graveled and graded. All hook ups were functioning well. Still just 30 amp. Road noise is still very noticeable since I-70 just across the pond. There 19 pull through campsites for transients. Many sites are taken by permanent rvs, which are mostly in a dense woods on the way back to the overnight camping area. We camped at New Lisbon Family Campground in a Motorhome.

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Clean Restrooms

Clean Showers

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happy2013camper

Review Count: 11
States Visited: 3
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: - $35.00
Overall Rating:      

We did not camp here, but drove through to check it out. 90% are permanent run down old junky campers with cluttered yards. You have to drive through these to get to where they put overnighters. I think the excellent reviews were paid to write on here. We wouldn't stay here. Too run down for us. We camped at New Lisbon Family Campground in a Fifth Wheel.

Tips for other Campers:

No fire rings or picnic tables

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Clean Restrooms

Clean Showers

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Teacher's Pet

Review Count: 311
States Visited: 40
Helpful Reviews: 6

Date of Stay: - $17.00
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Rate given for Passport America members. Power was fine, but limited to 30 amp. Water is a bit rusty since it is well water, but we filter (3) our water anyway. Office and staff very out-going and helpful. Individual shower/restrooms are older, but very serviceable and clean during our visit. There is some noise off I-70, which is just across the pond from the parking area. This is a seasonal wooded campground with many older travel trailers, some in disrepair. The short-term pull-through campsites are at the rear of the property in an open area close to the pond, bathhouse and propane station. The campground Wi-Fi worked well during our visit. We camped at New Lisbon Family Campground in a Motorhome.

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Arizona Traveler

Review Count: 121
States Visited: 30
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: - $17.00
Overall Rating:      

We've stayed here before and it's easy on and off I-70 yet the highway noise doesn't seem loud. The area to walk the dog is great. Staff was nice and friendly upon check-in. Laundry wasn't so great as only 1 dryer with 2 washers, but it did run for 60 mins. We would stay here again. We camped at New Lisbon Family Campground in a Fifth Wheel.

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Pepper Dan

Review Count: 70
States Visited: 29
Helpful Reviews: 4

Date of Stay: - $15.00
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Main roads paved, site roads gravel. Only 20 traveler sites but all long, wide and level pull thru with room to park car or toad and FHU. No tables or fire ring, large fishing pond and kids playground. All traveler sites have no trees for good satellite signal. Park well maintained. Strong password protected WiFi signal, antenna TV available but no cable. Easy access to/from freeway but close so some noise. 5 miles to small town. Nice large grass areas. Social events on weekends. Would definitely stay there again. Rate is Passport, also accepts Good Sam. We camped at New Lisbon Family Campground in a Fifth Wheel.

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Liv4sun

Review Count: 28
States Visited: 13
Helpful Reviews: 2

Date of Stay: - $15.00
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OMG...Avoid this place! The rate is Passport America. The office only accepts cash or check no credit cards. Filled out paper work and was escorted to our site having to go thru the getto of permanently parked trailers. Got to an open field with pull thru sites right next to interstate. My husband was connecting the hose to fill the tank and several gentlemen on their golf cart yelled out - don't drink the water. Its non potable and will make you deathly ill. My husband smelled it and put a few drops on his tongue and had a bad taste. Went to the office ice for a refund and the older gentleman was rude and said who asked who told us about the water! Said we could buy water for drinking...no use would we stay there. Would not recommend nor return. We camped at New Lisbon Family Campground in a Travel Trailer.

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KDSpree

Review Count: 97
States Visited: 21
Helpful Reviews: 4

Date of Stay: - $15.00
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Site was level, hookups were fine. Rate is Passport America. WiFi worked well. Close to the Interstate so it was a little noisy. We would stay here again. We camped at New Lisbon Family Campground in a Motorhome.

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Teacher's Pet

Review Count: 311
States Visited: 40
Helpful Reviews: 6

Date of Stay: - $15.00
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Seasonal campground with about 20 pull through sites for transients. 30 amp full hookup sites, with sewer hookups elevated about 8-10", so sewer line cradle is a must for easy waste water flow. Transient parking is in an open area with easy satellite access. Tight 180 degree turn at entrance, so hug right side of the county road for easy access. We camped at New Lisbon Family Campground in a Motorhome.

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BillDonnaD

Review Count: 2
States Visited: 1
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: - $12.00
Overall Rating:      

This is the most friendly, relaxing, comfortable campground we've visited. We originally intended to stay 4 days, after the first two days we decided to extend our stay to 5 more days. The staff and campers are very friendly. Everyone speaks, waves, and has an open invitation to come visit with them. This has been the most enjoyable camping trip we've been on in the last few months. We've been in 12 states in the last few months and visited a lot of campgrounds and this is the only one that we would give a 5 star rating. If you're looking for a friendly, clean, relaxing place to stay, this is it. Easy on and off I70 and only a few miles from anything you would need. We camped at New Lisbon Family Campground in a Travel Trailer.

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Family0HappyCampers

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

Date of Stay: - $26.00
Overall Rating:      

Very friendly park. Everyone waved and said hello. Nice community feel with lots of seasonals. We enjoyed looking at all the clever add-ons people have built. One family even constructed a private playground. Seasonal sites were mostly clustered around the woods and lake. Overnight campers parked in relatively level pull throughs in a grassy field. Picnic tables were not provided. Excellent field for kite flying. The low price reflects a AAA discount. Campground hosts were helpful and accommodating. We camped at New Lisbon Family Campground in a Travel Trailer.

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Teacher's Pet

Review Count: 311
States Visited: 40
Helpful Reviews: 6

Date of Stay: - $26.00
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Great for overnight stop, not a destination campground, since there are many seasonal campers. There are only about 20 full hook up pull through sites for overnight stops all others are taken by seasonal RVs. We will return. We camped at New Lisbon Family Campground in a Motorhome.

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Teacher's Pet

Review Count: 311
States Visited: 40
Helpful Reviews: 6

Date of Stay: - $16.00
Overall Rating:      

30 full hookups, that's it! But well set up for over-night in open sun. Some sites are out of level front to back. There are many seasonal campers at this park but the transient RVers are parked in pull throughs with easy access to utilities. The rate is for two weeks We camped at New Lisbon Family Campground in a Motorhome.

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Arizona Traveler

Review Count: 121
States Visited: 30
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: - $15.00
Overall Rating:      

We used our PA for the first time at this park. We were almost the only campers in the park. Grassy spaces, long pull throughs and good area to walk pets. About 10 miles to Wilbur Wright Museum and 7 miles to Antique Mall, so we stayed two days visiting the area. We would stay here again. We camped at New Lisbon Family Campground in a Fifth Wheel.

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