RV and Tent Camping In Ferdinand, Indiana

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Monastery of Immaculate Conception. Photo by Chris Light
at English Wikipedia, CC BY-SA 3.0, Link.

Ferdinand is located about 116 miles southwest of downtown Indianapolis, and about 8 miles north of Santa Claus. The population of Ferdinand in 2010 was 2, 157 people.

In 1867, the Monastery of Immaculate Conception was founded in Ferdinand. Both the monastery and the Dr. Alois Wollenmann House are listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Each year, the Ferdinand Folk Festival is held to the delight of locals and visitors from all over. More information about Ferdinand can be found at Wikipedia by CLICKING HERE.

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Camping Links In Ferdinand


Ferdinand State Forest


CLICK THE MAP IMAGE above for the location of the Ferdinand State Forest, campground photos and Google reviews. Average Google review rating was 4.3 out of 5 as of 07/02/20.

Tent Camping
57 Primitive Sites  Self Check-In Stations w/Fee
Beach Bathhouse w/Restrooms & Showers  Boat Docks
Boat Ramp
  Fire/Lookout Tower  Grills  Pets Welcome
Picnic Areas  Picnic Shelters*  Picnic Tables

Seasonal Drinking Water  Swimming Beach  Vault Toilets
Canoes  Row Boats
Things To Do
Boating w/Electric Trolling Motor Only  Canoeing
Children’s Playgroud
  Fishing**  Hiking Trails  Horseshoe Pits
  Mountain Bike Trails  Picnicking
Row Boating  Swimming
Special Info
* – Picnic Shelters – Contact DNR facility regarding the probability of Rental Fees.
** – Fishing – Requires State License.
of the Ferdinand State Forest.
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PLEASE NOTE: The listings above are accurate as of 08/17/19, but do not reflect all the amenities offered at this campground. Also, many campground facilities add or remove campsites and amenities over time. We strongly recommend you visit the DNR website at Ferdinand State Forest for all information, complete details and much more.

This state forest is for primitive camping only. There are no hook-ups for RVs.

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Ferdinand State Forest

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Santa Claus
Lake Rudolph Campground & RV Resort 15 miles
Patoka Lake19 miles
Lincoln City
Lincoln State Park19 miles
Pike State Forest28 miles **
Martin State Forest 37 miles **
Glendale Fish & Wildlife Area 38 miles
Montgomery Ruritan Club Camp43 miles
Horseshoe Bend RV Campground40 miles
West Boggs Park40 miles
Scales Lake Park41 miles
Weather Rock Campground47 miles
O’Bannon Woods State Park50 miles


Nearby Eats & Other Fixin’s
Homestead Pizza
The Gaslight Pizza & Grill
Fleig’s Cafe
Mama T’s Italian Steakhouse
Old School Cafe, Bakery, & Catering
Nearby Attractions
Saint Meinrad Archabbey
Sisters of Saint Benedict

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