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Pokagon State Park

450 Lane 100 Lake James, Angola, IN 46703-7597
+1 260-833-2012
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We camped in the winter (in an RV) and did the tobogganing.

We had a good trip. The toboggan was different than what I have experienced before. I'm glad we... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
AMY W
,
Indianapolis, Indiana
Amazing anytime of year!

We just got back from staying at the Potawatomi Inn at Pokagon State Park. It was way nicer then I... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Q4792JRdenisem
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Toledo, Ohio
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Pokagon is an Indiana State Park located in Angola, Indiana, on the shores of Lake James. Pokagon has both electric and non-electric campsites, as well as a youth tent area and group camp. There a two swiming beaches at Pokagon along with miles of hiking trails, a bike trail, a Nature Center open daily and the Potawatomi Inn and Conference Center. In the winter, Pokagon is home to a refrigerated toboggan run. Because of it is refrigerated, it does not need snow to go and is open from the day after Thanksgiving until the last weekend in February.
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good32%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“toboggan run” (66 reviews)
“nature center” (48 reviews)
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450 Lane 100 Lake James, Angola, IN 46703-7597
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+1 260-833-2012
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"hiking trails"
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"lake james"
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"fire pit"
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"nice lodge"
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"year round"
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"camp store"
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"all ages"
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"a lot of fun"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a good trip. The toboggan was different than what I have experienced before. I'm glad we tried it. With crowds of people on the weekends it is hard to get through the line more than one time in an hour. We were here...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We just got back from staying at the Potawatomi Inn at Pokagon State Park. It was way nicer then I thought it would be. We arrived on Friday night around 5 and checked right in. Be prepared to pay a fee at the entrance. We...More

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Reviewed April 2, 2018 via mobile

We always drive through the park when the redbud trees are in bloom, normally late April. The natural color is absolutely beautiful!

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Reviewed March 24, 2018

My husband and I enjoyed the hiking trails. We were here in March so we weren't able to enjoy swimming or kayaking in the lake, but we would like to return at a warmer time to do so!

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Reviewed March 12, 2018

I have fond memories of this place as a child. I went down twice in the hour we rented, the sled was heavier than I remembered (Now that I am the parent, I get the carrying honors). I would say that the heavy sleds are...More

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Reviewed February 26, 2018

we arrived and drove around then walked and sat by the lake. It was chilli but so refreshing and quiet.

Thank Barb H
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Reviewed February 20, 2018

We travel here every year. We are from Northern Ohio, and Pokagon is our "GO-TO" camping location. This year we have our annual family camp trip scheduled for July!!! Can't wait!

Thank Yvonne B
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Reviewed February 16, 2018 via mobile

Lots of snow. Very pretty area. We hiked several trails. Staff was very friendly. Rooms were clean. We had breakfast in the inn. Service and the food was good Many nice areas in the in to sit and relax. Nice pool and recreation areas. We...More

Thank LittleGram
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Reviewed February 5, 2018

My husband and I, along with 2 friends, went to Pokagon to go down the toboggan run. We went in late January. Expecting long lines, we got there right when they opened. The line wasn't too bad, though many people had the same idea we...More

Thank Theresa L
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Reviewed January 31, 2018

very small room...smelled musty....could hardly turn around in the shower. Bedding was in bad shape. Buffet was not worth the money. Very disappointed

Thank katherinemV9931JD
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Pokagon12, other at Pokagon State Park, responded to this reviewResponded February 2, 2018

We are sorry that you did not enjoy your visit. We will share the information with the Potawatomi Inn Management.

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jjc110
August 8, 2017|
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Response from ltsailors | Reviewed this property |
I have not camped so I don't know your answer
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Kathleen N
July 10, 2017|
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Response from Pokagon12 | Property representative |
Yes, through Labor Day weekend.
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nancyculver
April 26, 2017|
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Yes. They can be rented at the Potawatomi Inn and the Camper's Store.
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