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Pokagon State Park

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Pokagon State Park/ Has the most amazing Lodge

Very large and roomy lodge. Choice of rooms go from small and very affordable to spacious luxury... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2018
Sheila G
Farwell, Michigan
Quiet getaway

Love the Inn. Love the trails. Mostly I love the quiet solitude that can be had within an hour... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
Mark M
Wakarusa, Indiana
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“toboggan run”(70 reviews)
“nature center”(50 reviews)
Pokagon is an Indiana State Park located in Angola, Indiana, on the shores of Lake James. Pokagon has both electric and non-electric campsites, as well as a youth tent area and group camp. There a two swiming beaches at Pokagon along with miles of...more
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450 Lane 100 Lake James, Angola, IN 46703-7597
(260) 833-2012
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Sites and park itself are great for couples, families, and singles. Bathrooms leave something to be desired. Filthy showers! Need power washed! Balls of hair stuck to curtains and side of showers along with frogs in showers. Michigan state park bathrooms much cleaner! Razor left...More

Thank Lee J
Reviewed 5 October 2018

Very large and roomy lodge. Choice of rooms go from small and very affordable to spacious luxury rooms/suites that speak of the great standard this team /staff have worked hard to bring their guest. Casual dining or the well done snack/deli Cafe' you have great...More

Thank Sheila G
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Love the Inn. Love the trails. Mostly I love the quiet solitude that can be had within an hour and a half from home.

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 30 September 2018

Stopped at the park to check it out to see if it might be a place where we could meet family from Michigan. We were there on a Monday in late September so there was not much going on at the park. The park is...More

Thank shrngoss
Reviewed 28 September 2018

Great spot for a quick weekend trip camping with the kids. We came down to see the fly-in and enjoyed two nice cool fall-like mornings, as well. We have stayed many times and enjoyed tent-camping (beware of the walnut trees in the late summer... messy...More

Thank Shan5622
Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

I absolutely love Pokagon State Park and have visited the park on several occasions. However, on this trip I was blown away with how friendly and accommodating the front desk staff was. I booked a room online but the room I received wasn’t something I...More

Thank Kristin B
Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

The trails are always well kept, clear and maintained. The staff, from maintenance, rangers, and Inn staff are always happy to help or share a story. The nature center is one of the finest in the state with tons of information, displays and a birdwatching...More

Thank Michael D
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Great state park all year around. Nice campground during spring, summer, and fall. Awesome toboggan ride in the winter. Great family fun.

Thank Digger5246
Reviewed 4 August 2018

Clean, affordable. Offers great views of the lake, couldn't swim in it because of Blue Green Algae. Bathrooms are slightly dated but very well maintained.

Thank bmeisenzahl73
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

Just came home 3 nights early from our first and last visit. Have Class B RV towing 18.5 ft Hobie Mirage Tandem Island. 1) No public access to lake James from park. Access limited to park vendors (boat rentals) only. Not allowed to even roll...More

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4 September 2018|
Response from Digger5246 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. You would need to check with the park authorities. An Indiana fishing license is required
10 August 2018|
Response from bmeisenzahl73 | Reviewed this property |
I was out.of state and it came.to around 30-32 dollars for a site that had 30 amp electric. I didnt stay at a site with full hookup
29 June 2018|
Response from Sandy G |
About $5