With 26,000 acres of land and water, Patoka Lake, in Birdseye, Ind., is a fine example of lake ecology. An 8,800-acre lake provides habitat for freshwater jellyfish and bald eagle nesting sites. River otters and osprey were reintroduced at Patoka by the DNR.
Reserve campsites and shelters at camp.IN.gov or call 866.622.6746.
This property is part of the Indiana State Nature Passport! Check-in and explore participating locations throughout the state to earn great prizes! The more you visit, the more you win. This program is 100% free, but property entrance fees apply when you visit. Learn more at visitindiana.com/explore.