ENJOY NORTHERN INDIANA LAKE COUNTRY
Looking for a place to spend the weekend?
Pokagon State Park is the perfect place to get away from it all. With plenty of activities to keep you busy, you’ll never be bored. Hike through the woods, swim in the lake or take a boat out for a spin. And when night falls, retire to your comfortable room at the Potawatomi Inn.
We know that when people come to Pokagon State Park, they want to make memories that will last a lifetime. We created this website to help make it easy to plan a trip to Pokagon State Park and experience all that it has to offer. Whether you’re looking for excitement or relaxation, there is something for everyone.
To get the most out of the park and surrounding areas it is recommended that you spend a few nights at the park.
The Inns and Cabins book up really fast, act now
OUTDOOR RECREATION ABOUNDS AT POKAGON STATE PARK
In the winter months you can zoom down the quarter mile track at over 30 mph!
Enjoy cross country skiing (rentals available), sledding and ice skating.
Rent a boat (motorized or non-motorized) to explore beautiful Lake James.
Soak up the sun and enjoy a swim at two nice sand beaches, one with a bath house.
Explore Pokagon State Park via 13.7 miles of hiking and bicycling trails.
Nature and wildlife exhibits, woodland window, naturalist programs, and more.
Fishing / Ice Fishing
Enjoy fishing on Lake James year-round. State fishing license required.
Picnic Areas / Shelter Houses
Choose a picnic area with tables and grills, or a reservable shelter house.
Offering guided horseback trail rides, pony rides and hayrides.
Bring your gear to make use of the volleyball or basketball courts.
Things to Do Near Pokagon State Park
Find other fun stuff to do in the area while you are staying at the park.
Staying at Pokagon allows you to experience Pokagon
At any time of year there is so much to see and do at Pokagon State Park, you’ll definitely want to stay at least a night or two to experience it all. Stay in luxury at an Inn room or cabin, or “rough it” in the campground. Lodging is open all year long.