O'Bannon Woods State Park, Corydon

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O'Bannon Woods State Park is located near Leavenworth, Crawford County, Indiana, 32 miles (51 km) west of Louisville, KY.O'Bannon Woods was originally known as the Wyandotte Woods State Recreation Area, which was part of the Harrison-Crawford State Forest. Its main attraction is Wyandotte Caves, which contains over fifty miles of underground caverns and one of the world's largest underground "mountains". The Blue River runs through the park. Indiana DNR lists it as one of their "Seven Hidden Jewels".The park was named for former governor Frank O'Bannon and houses the O'Bannon Woods Interpretive Center, which offers exhibits and nature programs year round.
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57 reviews
  • July 9, 2017
    This is a beautiful area. Like so much of southern Indiana, woods, streams, lakes, trails, cave exploration, canoeing. Peaceful serenity.  more »
  • May 31, 2017
    We just went camping at O'Bannon over Memorial Day weekend 2017. The new playground is complete. The pool is nice. The entire family had a great weekend.  more »
  • May 31, 2017
    The campsites are right on top of each other. They crammed to many campsites into this area. If you like horses it's great, but many of the trails are covered in horse stuff. Most of the kids run wild...  more »
  • July 4, 2017
    Nice shady campground. Electric hookup only. Busy on weekends, but nice and quiet during the week. Beautiful pool and splash area. Great trails. Hike, bike, and horse. Picnic areas, fishing lake. Ranger Bob and his staff do a great job!
  • July 3, 2017
    Phenomenal place for anyone! The Nature Center is worth the time, especially for families. Wonderful staff, great amenities and incredible sites/views.
  • June 15, 2017
    Great park. Lots of hiking and mountain biking trails. Some of the best in the states hands down.
  • June 2, 2017
    Great place, I walked the creek bed by the primitive horse camp and it was beautiful. I saw multiple natural springs and awesome rock formations.
  • May 15, 2017
    Beautiful area. Great camping spots. Cool climbsble firetower. Really nice campsites.

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