Indian Creek Campground and Camping

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  "The freshwater Drum are bitting nightcrawlers very well...." North Fork Salt River

  "The freshwater Drum are bitting nightcrawlers very well...." Middle Fork Salt River

  "The freshwater Drum are bitting nightcrawlers very well...." Elk Fork Salt River

About the Campground

Enjoy the beauty and peacefulness that surrounds the lake. Many visitors to the area tour the birthplace of world-famous humorist and writer Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens) in the nearby state park, or tour the shops and relive the tales of Mark Twain in the nearby town of Hannibal, Missouri. The Indian Creek Recreation Area at Mark Twain Lake provides four areas: public boat ramp, group camp, day-use area, and the campground. The group camp provides 25 electric campsites, 12 tent sites, group shelter, restroom, shower and playground. The Day-Use Area provides group shelter, picnic sites, and playground. The campground offers 190 campsites, 20 primitive hike-in campsites, showers, restrooms, playgrounds, fish cleaning station, boat ramp, beach, hiking trails, and pay phone. Contact Mark Twain Lake. Click Here. Visit the Mark Twain Lake Website. Click Here

Services & Amenities

Within Facility
  • Accessible Restroom
  • Bike Trail
  • Boat Launch Ramp
  • Comfort Station
  • Dump Station
  • Flush Toilet
  • Hiking Trail
  • Interpretive Trail
  • Parking
  • Pit Restroom
  • Playground
  • Potable Water
  • Public Marina
  • Showers
  • Swimming
  • Telephone
  • Water Faucets

Fees

Peak Season
Apr 16 2010 -
Oct 04 2010
TENT ONLY NONELECTRIC $8.00
STANDARD NONELECTRIC $8.00
STANDARD ELECTRIC $18.00-$24.00
GROUP SHELTER ELECTRIC $30.00
Peak Season
Apr 01 2011 -
Nov 20 2011
TENT ONLY NONELECTRIC $8.00
STANDARD NONELECTRIC $8.00
STANDARD ELECTRIC $18.00-$24.00
GROUP SHELTER ELECTRIC $30.00

Alerts and Important Information Reservations must be made at least 2 days in advance for shelters/group campsites and 1 day in advance for individual campsites. This campground requires a 2 night minimum stay on weekends and a 3 night minimum stay on holiday weekends which includes Memorial Day, 4th of July and Labor Day. The day use area is open April 16 - October 4, 2010. Indian Creek campground has 4 camploops: Sentry Ridge, Night Hawk, Fox, and Eagle Point. The non-reservable campsites in Sentry Ridge camploop are available April 2 - November 22, 2009. The non-reservable campsites in Nighthawk camploop are available April 07 - September 6, 2010. The reservable campsites in Fox camploop are available April 07 - September 6, 2010. The reservable campsites in Eagle Point camploop are available April 23 - September 6, 2010. The Beach is open May 7 - September 6, 2010 for registered campers of the Indian Creek Recreation Area only. The group area is open April 16 - September 6, 2010 for reservations only. A minimum of 3 sites is required. The Group Use Area Group Shelter is available for campers in the group use area only and the reservation fee is $30. The Hike-In primitive sites are available May 14 - September 6, 2010. The West boat ramp is open year round. A day use fee is charged for the use of the boat ramp. Annual Day Use Passes are available by contacting the Mark Twain Lake Project Office, which is open year round. GPS Coordinates: Lat - North 39 deg 32 min 21secs Long - West 91 deg 43 min 59secs

Campground Contact Information

Open From: Jun 15 2010 to Jun 14 2011
Reservation Phone: 877-444-6777
Campground Reservations: Indian Creek
Campground Phone: 573-735-4097
Customer Service Phone:888-445-1474
Backcountry Permits Phone: 877-550-6777
Location: Monroe City (near Hannibal), MO
Phone: 573-735-4097

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More About Indian Creek Campground

Indian Creek is a campground located in Hannibal, Missouri. This is a US Forest Service campground. All reservations can be made by calling 1-877-444-6777.

To find this campground check the map shown above, or enter -91.73306 latitude, and -91.73306 longitude into your GPS device.

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