Mitchell is located about 77 miles southwest of downtown Indianapolis, and about 30 miles south of Bloomington. The population of Mitchell in 2010 was 4, 350 people.
Mitchell is the birthplace of Virgil “Gus” Grissom, an NASA astronaut and hero, who became the 2nd American to fly in space aboard the Liberty Bell space capsule. Mitchell’s downtown district is listed on the National Register of Historic Places, as well as the Mitchell Opera House. More information about Mitchell can be found at Wikipedia by CLICKING HERE.
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Camping Links In Mitchell
| 185 Electric Sites 30 Amp Service Dump Station
| Yes 36 Primitive Sites Youth Tent Camping
| Basketball Court Boat Dock Boat Launch Camp Store
Cave Boat Tours Concession Stand Fire Rings Fishing Pier**
Grills Hiking Trails Inn w/Modern Rooms
Mountain Bike Trail Nature Center Nature Preserves
Pets Welcome Picnic Areas Picnic Shelters* Picnic Tables
Pioneer Cemetery Pioneer Village Public Restaurant At Inn
Recreation Building Restrooms and Showers
Swimming Pool w/Bathhouse Tennis Court Vault Toilets
Virgil I. Grissom Memorial Water Hydrants
| Fishing Boats Mountain Bikes
|Things To Do|
| Basketball Bicycling Boating w/Electric Trolling Motor Only
Canoeing Cave Exploring Children’s Playgrounds Fishing**
Hayrides Hiking Kayaking Mountain Biking
Picnicking Swimming Tennis
|* – Picnic Shelter – Contact DNR facility regarding the probability of Rental Fees.
|** – Fishing – Requires State License.|
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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 this DNR website at the Spring Mill State Park for all information, complete details and much more.
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Nearby Eats & Other Fixin’s
|Bluespring Caverns Park|
|Gus Grissom Boyhood Home|
|Holiday Drive-IN Theater|
|Mitchell Opera House|