Versailles State Park RV & Campground Guide

Indiana

Indiana's second-largest state park, Versailles State Park has deep historical roots in the Civilian Conservation Corps and the Civil War. From walking through the hiking trails and admiring the park's beauty to kayaking on the 230-acre lake, you'll find that this state park has got a lot to offer. Located a few miles from Versailles and Madison, Versailles State Park has temperatures varying from 23 degrees F to 84 degrees F throughout the year. For some warm-weather camping activities, visit the park from mid-June to early September.

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Weather
Spring 40-58 F
Summer 67-84 F
Fall 61-85 F
Winter 23-38 F
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RV Resorts & Campsites in Versailles State Park

Exploring the state's wealth of scenic roads, national parks and camping grounds is quite appealing to RVers. RVshare provides numerous options for you to rent a camper, and you can be sure to find a ride that can accommodate you and your family within your budget. Take a drive to Versailles State Park and get the chance to explore multiple campgrounds in and near the state park.

Batesville KOA

One of the largest establishments in Versailles State Park, Batesville KOA is bordered by a lake and forest and situated in a rural and wooden setting. Each site features full hookups with access to the internet and concrete patios. You can have your snack at picnic tables, grill some meat and have fun at the fire pits provided at some sites in the campground. Campground amenities include laundry facilities, pavilions and gazebos, a camp store, restrooms and showers, a family lodge and much more. The staff also has planned activities such as candy hunts, hayrides, nature walks and themed weekends.

Hones Pointe Campground and Park

Approximately a one-hour drive from Versailles State Park, Hones Pointe Campground and Park is a fantastic place to unwind and explore nature. Located along the Little Kentucky River, it has several sites available for enjoyment. Anglers can try their luck fishing at the river while viewing the beautiful nature that surrounds it. There's something for athletes too! Activities such as biking, volleyball, tetherball, hiking and badminton are available. The park also has nature trails along which you can take a horse ride with friends and family. Amenities include hookups, picnic tables and bathhouses.

City of Madison Campground

The City of Madison Campground is just 34 minutes' drive from Versailles State Park. This site is perfect for your camping trip while in Versailles with great outdoor activities, hiking trails, beautiful views, easy accessibility and full hookups. Located in Madison on a 2-acre riverfront property, the campground has access to the historic downtown. The campground offers 34 top-class sites with 18 surrounded by the scenic Ohio River. The bathhouse is fully equipped with hot showers, toilets and a dump station. The campsites also feature electrical hookups and a water supply.

Muscatatuck County Park

Tucked at a corner in North Vernon, 24.8 miles from Versailles State Park, Muscatatuck County Park features a picnic site, camping areas and a playground. You can also access the Muscatatuck River for countless fun activities. The park has approximately 10 miles of trail for multiple uses. The trails favor all levels of expertise, from advanced to beginners. You can tag along with your bike or come with your family for the annual DINO Mountain Biking series hosted at the county park. If you're a rock-climbing enthusiast, Muscatatuck is the only park in Indiana where you can show off your climbing skills. Be sure to check in at this fantastic pack for some great outdoor activities. Amenities include water and electric hookups, picnic tables and fire rings at the 26 campsites. The charges are $28 per night for full hookups.

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What to Do at
Versailles State Park

Inside Versailles State Park

Taking an RV trip to the southeastern part of Indiana presents an excellent opportunity to explore all the activities a camping site can offer. After settling at the park, you can choose any of the many activities offered at the state park, including mountain biking, picnicking, boating, fishing or relaxing by the pool. You can roam through the nature trails at your pace, enjoying the sight of wildlife and plantations. Although you can't swim at the lake, there are other swimming options provided at the park. There is a 25-meter pool perfect for your entire family and a 100-foot water slide at the kid's section with a rainmaker and a wading pool. 

Outside Versailles State Park

Apart from having a good time at Versailles State Park, there are also plenty of fun activities and options outside the park available for your enjoyment. The state park is centrally located just a few miles away from popular malls, parks, museums and restaurants. 

Restaurants

Crossroads Family Restaurant

Crossroads Family Restaurant is an American restaurant located 1.5 miles from Versailles State Park. Stop by the restaurant on your way to the park for a great family atmosphere and delicious meals. The menu features a wide variety of delicious options. Some of the popular meals include seafood, pasta, burgers and fries.

Type: American

Location: 615 US-50, Versailles, IN 47042

Hong Dragon

This Chinese restaurant is located 1.2 miles from Versailles State Park. Hungry for a succulent Chinese meal? At Hong Dragon, you'll find satisfying dishes and desserts. Because of the family atmosphere, you can drive in with your whole family for lunch.

Type: Chinese

Location: 1014 S Adams St, Versailles, IN 47042

G.H. Coffee Company

Looking for a quick drink, light lunch or a snack? Look no further than G.H. Coffee Company. Located just 1.2 miles from Versailles State Park on the Courthouse Square 2 blocks North of US 50 in Versailles, this is a must-stop restaurant in Indiana. You can find Italian sodas, delicious coffee drinks, fresh-baked pastries and all sorts of yummy morsels. You'll also get the chance to taste the homemade gelato and sandwiches.

Type: Cafe

Location: 107 N Washington St, Versailles, IN 47042

Shopping

Indiana Premium Outlets

Located roughly 30 miles north from Indianapolis at exit 76B in Edinburgh on Interstate 65, Indiana Premium Outlets has everything a shopping center can offer. Just an hour's drive from Versailles State Park, you can drive in for some fantastic offers on brands such as Nike and Ralph Lauren.

Location: 11622 NE Executive Dr, Edinburgh, IN 46124

Butler Mall

Looking for an outlet mall with good deals and no traffic jams? Butler Mall has you covered! This mall is located on 2529 US Hwy 227 and close to the I-71 exit on your way to Carrollton. It's conveniently located in the middle of stores and restaurants such as El Nopal, Walmart and Kroger.

Location: 2529 KY-227, Carrollton, KY 41008

Florence Mall

Explore the countless stores at Florence Mall that present a rare shopping experience for visitors to Northern Kentucky. You can catch a movie at the onsite cinema or check out the clothing shops. You can also pass by the nearby attractions like the Paul Brown Stadium and Kentucky Speedway.

Location: 2028 Florence Mall, Florence, KY 41042

Sightseeing

Clifty Falls State Park

Approximately 40 minutes' drive from Versailles State Park, Clifty Falls State Park offers plenty of adventure. It's situated near Madison, and you can access it either through State Road 56 or 62. The waterfall varies depending on the weather and season, ranging from roaring plunges to gleaming frozen titans. Visit the park during winter and spring when the falls are at their best. This is the place to go for exciting hiking and scenery. You can also have a fun drive through the broad roadway at the park or hit the trails for some challenging hikes.

Location: 1501 Green Rd, Madison, IN 47250

Tyson Temple United Methodist Church

Located on 30 West Tyron Street in Versailles, Tyson Temple United Methodist Church features gorgeous homes and gardens, classic and unique architecture, and information about the community over the years. History fanatics will enjoy the Madison Hill tours.

Location: 30-326 W Tyson St, Versailles, IN 47042

Historic District

This area is home to most of Madison's restored pre-Civil War houses. It features elaborate dwellings built during the mid-1800s. If you love history, then Historic District is a must-stop place for a guided tour or even just a walk. 

Location: 500 West St, Madison, IN 47250

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How to Get to
Versailles State Park

Situated just an hour's drive from Cincinnati, Versailles State Park is easy to find. You can access it using different routes, but you'll always end up on US-50 where you'll have a few miles to cover until you reach the park entrance.

Entering Versailles State Park

There's no entry fee from early November to late March. During the rest of the year, the park is open from sunrise to sunset, and the day-use fee is the following: 

Per vehicle (1-4 adults) : $7

You'll make memories that last a lifetime when you take an RV adventure to Versailles State Park. If you don't have an RV of your own, rent one with RVshare! If you share your trip photos on social media, be sure to tag us, or send them to [email protected] for a chance to be featured on our blog.