Borden is located about 94 miles south of downtown Indianapolis, and about 10 miles northwest of Sellersburg. The population of Borden in 2024 is 819 people. The area surrounding Borden is known for its rolling hills and forested areas, as well as the agricultural features with a variety of farms in some locales.
Borden is fortunate to have the Deam Lake State Recreation Area (SRA) just 6 miles to the east of the town’s boundaries. This SRA is a favorite for RV camping, tent campers, those that camp with horses and others that prefer to stay in cabins. Deam Lake offers so many different activities, such as canoeing, fishing, swimming, mountain biking, bridal trails and much more.
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Also, there are 7 additional campgrounds within a 25-mile radius of Borden.
They are as follows:
Buffalo Trace Park – 15 miles
Clark State Forest** – 17 miles
This state forest is for primitive camping only. There are no hook-ups for RVs.
Add-More RV Park – 17 miles
Louisville North Campground – 20 miles
Scottsburg/Raintree Lake KOA – 21 miles
Charlestown State Park – 22 miles
Delaney Creek Park – 24 miles
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.
The Cooler Has Evolved!
|x106 Electric Sites
x30 & 50 Amp Service
|x68 Electric Sites w/Hitchposts
x36 Electric Sites w/Stalls
|xAccess to 194 Acre Lake
xBeach Bathhouse w/Restrooms
xBoat DockxxBoat Ramp
xDrinking WaterxxFire Rings
xForest Education CenterxxGrills
xHiking TrailsxxMountain Bike Trail
xPets WelcomexxPicnic Areas
xPicnic Shelters*xxPicnic Tables
xRestrooms and Showers
|Things To Do
|xBicyclingxxBoating w/Electric xxTrolling Motor Only
xVarious Water Activities
|* – Picnic Shelters – Contact DNR
facility regarding the probability of Rental Fees.
|** – Fishing – Requires State License.
of the Deam Lake State
|WATCH VIDEO of the Deam Lake State Recreation Area.
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 Deam Lake State Recreation Area for all information, complete details and much more.
Nearby Eats & Other Fixins’
|Borden’s Buckboard Diner
|Chillers Ice Cream
Old Country Store
|Huber Joe Family
Farm Orchard Restaurant
|Champions Pointe Golf Club
|Covered Bridge Golf Club
|Hidden Creek Golf Club
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