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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Portable Camping Chair with 4-Can Cooler, Fully Cushioned Seat

Camping Links In Ferdinand

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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 4.4 out of 5 as of 05/06/22.

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 Playground Fishing** Hiking Trails Horseshoe Pits
Kayaking 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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Other campgrounds within 50 miles of…..
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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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