RV and Tent Camping In Vallonia, Indiana

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Large campsites at the Starve Hollow State Recreation Area. Photo by RVs and Tents. – CLICK IMAGE FOR LARGER PICTURE.

Vallonia is located about 65 miles south of downtown Indianapolis, between the cities of Seymour and Bedford. It is a small community, somewhat isolated, with a population nearing 300 people at times.

Originally, the settlement was French, but later became an American frontier fortification known as Fort Vallonia.

Amazingly, this small town is rich in the early history of frontier settlements and American politics.. One famous visitor was Major Zachary Taylor, who went on to become the 12th President of the United States. General William Henry Harrison, who was the Governor of Indiana Territory, ordered the construction of Fort Vallonia. Harrison went on to become the 9th President of the United States. Williams’s grandson, Benjamin, later became the 23rd President of the United States.

The fort has been rebuilt and is an attraction at the annual Fort Vallonia Days festival. More information about Vallonia can be found at Wikipedia by CLICKING HERE.

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Camping Links In Vallonia

InstaFire Fire Starters

Starve Hollow SRA

for location, photos and Google
reviews. Average Google review
rating was 4.6 out of 5 as of 08/24/18.

RV Camping
x52 Sites with Full Hookups
x87 Electric Sites
x30 & 50 Amp Service

xDump Station
Tent Camping
xBasketball Goals
xBeach House & Concession Stand
xBoat DocksxxxBoat Ramps
xCamp StorexxxFire Rings
xFish Cleaning Station**
xFrost-Free Water Hydrant
xGrillsxxxHiking Trails
xHorseshoe Pits
xMountain Bike Trails
xNature CenterxxxPets Welcome
xPicnic AreasxxxPicnic Shelters*
xPicnic TablesxxxPit Toilets
xRestrooms and Showers
xSoftball FieldsxxxSwimming Beach
xVolleyball Court
xWater Fill Stations

xWater Hydrants
Things To Do
xBasketballxxxBeach Swimming

xBoating w/Electric Trolling Motor Only
xCanoeingxxxChildren’s Playgrounds
xMountain BikingxxxPicnicking

Special Info
* – Picnic Shelter – Contact DNR facility
xxregarding the probability of Rental Fees.

** – Fishing – Requires State License.

of the Starve Hollow State Recreation Area.
WATCH VIDEO #1 of the Starve
Hollow State Recreation Area.
WATCH VIDEO #2 of the Starve
Hollow 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 the Starve Hollow State Recreation Area for all information, complete details and much more.

The main entrance to the Starve Hollow Recreation Area is about 2 miles Southeast of the intersection of S. County Rd. 310 (Lake Road) and State Rd. 135. Like the town of Vallonia, this campground is also isolated, and is a very favorite of many campers. We had the pleasure of staying 3 nights in July of 2017 and we are hooked on this facility. We will be back, hopefully in October, for the Fort Vallonia Festival.

Impressive campsites. Photo by RVs and Tents – CLICK IMAGE FOR LARGER PICTURE.

The campground area, with full hookups, offers large, level sites with asphalt parking. Our site came with a recently refurbished fire ring and two picnic tables in very good condition. Lots and lots of trees and shade in both the modern campgrounds and the campgrounds for smaller campers and tents. Restrooms and shower facilities were clean and well-kept.

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for the Starve Hollow State Recreation Area.

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Forecast In Vallonia.


Other campgrounds within 56 miles of…..
Starve Hollow SRA

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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.

Jackson-Washington State Forest7 miles **
Delaney Creek Park11 miles
Jellystone Park – Raintree Lake19 miles
Hardy Lake28 miles
Valley Branch Retreat28 miles
Brown County/Nashville KOA
32 miles
Westward Ho! Camp Ground
33 miles
Brown County State Park 35 miles
Yellowwood State Forest43 miles **
Buffalo Trace Park33 miles
Charles C. Deam Wilderness34 miles **
Monroe Lake37 miles
Jellystone Park at Lake Monroe 41 miles
Hardin Ridge Recreation Area 34 miles
Clark State Forest35 miles **
Spring Mill State Park 37 miles
Deam Lake State Recreation Area 38 miles
Bean Blossom
Bill Monroe Music Park & Campground39 miles
Clifty Falls State Park41 miles
Charlestown State Park 44 miles
Martin State Forest 46 miles **
O’Bannon Woods State Park56 miles
Versailles State Park55 miles


Nearby Eats & Other Fixin’s
Blake’s Place Sports Bar And Grill
Blondie’s Pizzeria & Pub
Stahl’s Cafe & Deli
Tiemeyers Farm Market
Nearby Attractions
Brownstown Speedway
Fort Vallonia
Jackson County Community Theatre
Medora Brick Plant
Medora Covered Bridge

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