RV and Tent Camping In or Near Boonville, Indiana

Boonville is located about 135 miles southwest of downtown Indianapolis, and about 19 miles northeast of Evansville. The population of Boonville in 2024 is 6,552 people.

The natural beauty and recreational activities of Scales Lake Park are all located within a mile of the northeastern boundary of Boonville. Visitors can enjoy a serene escape into nature while still being within a stone’s throw of the city’s conveniences and local charm. The park itself is an epitome of natural splendor, enveloped by lush, forested landscapes that offer a tranquil retreat from the hustle and bustle of daily life.

As a young man, President Abraham Lincoln studied law in Boonville. The city has several structures and buildings listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

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Also, there are 11 additional campgrounds within a 25-mile radius of Boonville.
They are as follows:

Lynnville Park – 10 miles
Lynnville, Indiana

Miles Landing Campground – 10 miles
Elberfeld, Indiana

Oakridge Campground, LLC – 15 miles
Rockport, Indiana

Lincoln State Park – 16 miles
Lincoln City, Indiana

Vanderburgh 4-H Center – 16 miles
Darmstadt, Indiana

Weather Rock Campground – 16 miles
Haubstadt, Indiana

Sun Outdoors Lake Rudolph – 19 miles
Santa Claus, Indiana

New Lake Campground – 19 miles
Oakland City, Indiana

Pike State Forest** – 22 miles
Winslow, Indiana
This state forest is for primitive camping only.
There are no hook-ups for RVs.

Watson’s Rivercamp Retreat – 22 miles
Evansville, Indiana

Rocky Falls Campground – 25 miles
Evansville, Indiana

Double ** indicates special information about RV camping or days of campground operation. In most cases,
but not all, RV camping is prohibited. It is highly recommended to click on the campground website link.


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Scales Lake Park

CLICK THE MAP IMAGE above for the location of Scales Lake Park,
campground photos and Google reviews. Average Google review rating was
4.4 out of 5 as of 01/29/24.

of the Scales Lake Park

Scales Lake Park.

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Nearby Eats & Other Fixins’
Double D’s Restaurant
Los Bravos
Mexican Restaurant
Una Pizza
Yesterdaze Bar & Grill
Nearby Attractions
Boonville City Lake Park
Friedman Park
Mesker Park Zoo
Indian Hill Overlook Park
Quail Crossing Golf Club

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