North Face Loop

Area Status: Open
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North Face Loop includes 36 individual sites. The loop contains centralized water, flush toilets, hot showers, and a recharge table for electric boat motors. A selection of single or extra large, electric or non-electric sites are available in this shady campground.

During winter months only 3 electric sites are available and several non-electric sites. Water is only at frost free hydrants (no flush toilets or showers, though pit toilets are available).

At a Glance

Operational Hours: Open 24 hours/day, Quiet hours are 10 pm to 6 am Open year-round with reduced services in winter months.
Reservations: Reservations are made by calling 1-877-444-6777 (TTY is 1-877-833-6777) April 15 through September 30. There is a $10 reservation fee and a cancellation fee. Reservation information is available at: http://www.recreation.gov.
Fees Camping fees are $20 for non-electric sites, and $27 for electric sites. One vehicle is included in site fees. Extra vehicles are $5/day each. With the America the Beautiful senior and access passports a single family non electric site is $10, and an electric site is $17. Double sites are $40 for non-electric and $43 for electric. During the winter months Campground fees are $5 for non-electric sites and $10 for electric units. Fees increase to the regular amount on about April 13 when the concessionaires return. Reservations for campground sites may be made by calling 1-877-444-6777 (TTY is 1-877-833-6777) April 15 through September 30. The fee for making and cancelling the reservation is $10. Reservation information is at: http://www.recreation.gov. If not previously reserved, occupancy is on a first come basis.
Permit Info: None needed.
Open Season: Year-round
Usage: Light
Restrictions: A complete list of US Forest Service rules and regulations are posted on bulletin boards in the campground. No hardwood firewood may be brought in to the campgrounds unless it has been certified by the USDA or IDNR.
Closest Towns: Tell City, IN
Water: Drinking water available; frost free hydrants in winter months
Restroom: Flush toilets; vault toilts available in winter months.
Operated By: Cradle of Forestry Concessionaires; phone 812-843-4880 (during recreation season only).

General Information

Directions:

Located 3 miles south of Interstate 64 off State Highway 37. Turn at the large entrance sign. A gatehouse sits just off State Road 37 at the entrance of the recreation area. GPS Coordinates: Lat - 38 degrees 11' 56.664"N, Long - 86 degrees 35' 53.951"W


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This is one of two shady campground loops in the Indian-Celina Lake Recreation Area. It includes 36 sites for tent or RV camping. Most of these sites are not electric. This loop is open year-round with reduced services and fees in the fall and winter months. A maximum of 2 vehicles and 8 people are allowed on a single site. The loop has two double sites which allow a maximum of 4 people and 16 people. Three of the sites are walk-in.

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Reservation Info Reservations for campground sites can be made by calling toll free the National Reservation System at 1-877-444-6777 (TTY is 1-877-833-6777.)  The fee for making the reservation is $10. There is a minimum cancellation fee of $10.00. Reservation information is available at: http://www.recreation.gov. If not previously reserved, occupancy is on a first come basis.
Fire Information Each site has a campfire grill established where camp fires must be built.
No. of Sites 36
No. of Accessible sites See gatehouse or call our front desk for information.

RV Camping

This is one of two shady campground loops in the Indian-Celina Lake Recreation Area. It includes 33 sites appropriate for RVs of various length spurs. Most of these sites are not electric. This loop is open year-round with reduced services and fees in the fall and winter months. A maximum of 2 vehicles and 8 people are allowed on a single site. The loop has two double sites which allow a maximum of 4 people and 16 people.

Reservation InfoReservations are not required but about half the sites may be reserved. The rest are available on a first come basis.
Hookup - Waternone
Fire InformationEach site has a campfire grill established where camp fires must be built.
Vehicle Clearenceadequate for RVs
Size Restrictionsspur length varies from 37 feet to 60 feet
No. of Sites33 sites
No. of Accessible sites0
Dump StationsDump station is available just off site.
Hookups - Electric3 sites have electric hookups
Corralsspur length varies from 37 feet to 60 feet
Pavement Type for Parkingasphalt
Hookup - Sewernone

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  Latitude : 
38.1970
  Longitude : 
-86.6062