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An Amazing Gateway to the Hoosier National Forest

 

 

 

 

 

ABOUT US OPEN TO THE PUBLIC AND  ALL CAMPERS

 

Harden's Horse Camp is a small peaceful camp right at the

 Hoosier National Forest Trail Heads

 just seconds from 2, 3, 6 & 1 leading to All others giving you many ways in & out of camp.

Each site has gravel pad, stalls 10x10 or larger, electric & water with plenty of space

between campers.

There is also a Dump Station in camp

  • You need to call/text a couple of weeks ahead to get a site to camp

  • & pay in full for all nights staying

  • WE are not taking advanced 

    reservations

 

You need a Trail Pass to ride the HNF.

 

We have them for our campers

 

We have a no refund policy  

 

& a no reschedule policy

 

Payable by Cash & Checks only

 

Also if decide not coming text & let know & you can Not 

 

sell your site or give it away! 

 

 

REFUNDS: NO REFUNDS OR RAINCHECKS ARE GIVEN IN THE EVENT OF 

 

INCLEMENT WEATHER, PERSONAL ISSUES OR OTHER UNFORSEEN 

 

CIRCUMSTANCES. NO REFUNDS FOR EARLY DEPARTURE.

 

 

Made sure to read about the 2024 changes to the camp.

 

WE will also be closed for 2 weeks in November Deer gun season

 

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Schedule

Camp opens May 1, 2024

Our camp hours are from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM every day, though we will always be here for our campers 24/7.

Sunday is The Lords Day...Only if happen to be around in the afternoon. (Just for our campers open 24/7)

                                                                                             CAMP RULES

  1. Check in at office when arrive to sign in & a waiver 
  2. All camping reservations must be paid in full at time of reservations made. By cash or check only
  3. All camping fees are non-refundable & no reschedules 
  4. All visitors must be out of camp by 10:00pm 
  5. Quite time is 10:00pm to 7:00am Please be respectful to other campers 
  6. We perfer no alcoholic but if do limit it to your campsite & under conttrol or out you Go..
  7. Check in is 3:00pm & out by noon  
  8. NO washing trailers, vehicles, Horses or dogs
  9. Wash your Horse at the Horse Wash/spray off here also..  It will cost a Quarter for so many minutes . ( NOT DONE )
  10. NO dumping grey water on the ground  State Law
  11. Keep your fire in your fire ring & only wood in it . All other stuff smoke butts, can lids, hay string, cups food
  12. & paper ect. all go into a trash bag & put in dumpster
  13. Bag your trash & place it in the dumpster
  14. NO stallions allowed
  15. DO NOT tie your horse to anything but your trailer or hitch rail & No putting up any electric fence pens
  16. ALL horses go into a stall. 
  17. NO sick horses will be ask to leave
  18. Negative Coggins & health papers required for out of state horses
  19. Before leaving clean your campsite, stalls & Dog poop up
  20. Put your horse manure in the manure boxes & nothing else in them. paper cans or hay string ect this all goes
  21. into the dumpster
  22. WE reserve the right to ask/expel any camper/visitors to leave the camp/property for misconduct
  23. or other inappropriate or illegal behavior,without a refund. And you will be ban from coming back.
  24. DOG RULES ..  We love dogs but not everyone does SO
  1. ALL  Dogs MUST be kept on a leash & Quite at all times 
  2. YOU MUST CLEAN UP AFTER YOUR DOG or you will be ask to leave
  3. You are Totally responsible for your Dog
  4. Do not tie your dog to the elelctric or water posts or trees Tie them only to your trailer
  5. Do not bring aggressive dogs..you will be ask to leave 
  6. YOU MUST KEEP YOUR DOG TIED UP IN YOUR SITE OR WILL BE ASK TO LEAVE
  7. IF WE FIND DOG POOP LEFT IN SITE ..Dont plan on coming back..

 

 If you can not obey any of the rules you will be ask to leave the property & not allowed back with no refund

Harden's Horse Camp/owners are not responsible for any accidents , lost or stolen articles at your campsite or any area

of the campground. When not at your campsite keep your stuff put up & trailer locked. We are not responible for any

kind of damage to campers or vehicles.

For Emergencies call 911 your at Hickory Ridge trail system in the HNF Lawrence county

Forest Service office Bedford 812-275-5987

Conservation office 812-837-9536

Harden's Horse Camp 812-236-9695

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