Interlake State Recreation Area (ISRA), former coal mine land straddling Pike and Warrick counties, is a multi-use recreational facility focusing on off-road vehicle (ORV) recreation. Interlake is approximately 3,550 acres with nearly 100 miles of trails and 17 lakes (many of which can be accessed for fishing). The three areas of mining and reclamation create a variety of trail experiences for ORV enthusiasts, horse riders, hikers and mountain bikers. From steep spoil banks to rolling grasslands, man-made lakes and strip pits, Interlake offers a diverse array of topography and scenic views.
800 W Tennyson Rd
Nestled in southwest Indiana, just northeast of Boonville, Scales Lake Park sits in a stunning natural setting. With a 66-acre lake and vast selection of outdoor activities, the park’s amenities are ideal for camping, boating (including boat rentals), fishing, swimming, picnicking, hiking, mountain biking
Whether you prefer a cabin, utility-served campsites, or primitive camping, you’ll find that Scales Lake Park is a great destination. Our sandy beach is open daily from
An important part of the planning for any large-scale events, parties, reunions, meetings, or other activities is location. You bring the people and the celebration; we will provide an ideal space in which to host it. Consider our Pavilion and/or Old Shelter House for your next event; we may have just what you’re looking for.
In addition to the expected activities, we even offer a petting zoo. Scales Lake Park Petting Zoo is a meaningful experience that will exceed your expectations and be cherished by children and adults alike.
Blue Grass Fish & Wildlife Area is a unique natural resource area because all of the
The area is named after Blue Grass Creek, which lies just east of the property. Amax Coal Company began mining operations in October