Plenty of fun places to go boating in Indiana. Whether it's a family outing or just the guys going fishing or skiing, boating is fun for all. And there is boating in all corners of of the state. Whether you live in the northwest, northeast, southwest or southeast part of the state, chances there are plenty of opportunities to go boating nearby.
Boating in IN
Indiana is a boating paradise, get out in the great outdoors and enjoy it every chance you get. For further information about boating in Indiana, contact the Indiana Bureau of Motor Vehicles - Boating Licenses located at 100 N. Senate Ave, Indianapolis, IN 46204. The phone number is 317 233-6000 .
For convenience, resources are listed first by area of the Indiana, then by proximity to cities, waterways, parks, campgrounds and other relative attractions in IN. Cities listed in this section include Carmel, Gary, Kokomo, Lafayette, South Bend, Anderson, Decatur, Elkhart, Fort Wayne, Muncie, Bloomington, Evansville, Indianapolis, Paoli, Terre Haute, Brookville, Clarksville, Columbus, Madison and Richmond.
Resources are also identified nearby campgrounds including Indiana Dunes State Park, Tippecanoe River State Park, Turkey Run State Park, Chain O'Lakes State Park, Mounds State Park, Summit Lake State Park, Harmonie State Park, Lincoln State Park, Shakamak State Park, Charlestown State Park, Whitewater State Park and Versailles State Park.
Rivers & Lakes For Boating in IN
Indiana lakes with boating opportunities are listed within quadrants of Indiana include Eagle Creek Reservoir, Lake Freeman, Lake Maxinkuckee, Lake Michigan, Peoria Lake, James Lake, Lake Wawasee, Mississinewa Reservoir, Morse Reservoir, Salamonie Lake, Cagles Mill Lake, Dogwood Lake, Monroe Lake, Patoka Lake, Turtle Creek Reservoir, Bischoff Reservoir, Brookville Lake, Cecil M Harden Lake, Sangchris Lake and Taylorville Lake. Many of these lakes offer multiple boat launching facilities at various locations around the lake.
Indiana also affords some boating or canoeing on rivers like Kankakee River, Sugar Creek, Eel River, Tippecanoe River, Walnut Creek, White River, Big Blue River and Flat Rock River.
Boating opportunities in Indiana
IN boating equipment and gear.
Throughout Indiana you can find boat dealers, outdoor centers, sporting good stores, bait and tackle stores, RV centers and discount stores offering a wide variety of boating equipment, accessories and supplies.
Go boating in Indiana
Gather up the family along with some snacks and refreshing beverages and go enjoy the thrill of fresh air in your face and the sun on your back. When boating you can see parts of Indiana accessible only by water. Often you'll see birds and wildlife not normally seen in city areas. Plus, sunrises and sunsets always seem more majestic when you are in the great outdoors.