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Monroe Lake

Monroe Lake
4850 S. State Road 446
Bloomington, IN 47401

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Monroe Lake advisories

  • PARK STATUS: Some DNR properties are reaching parking capacity for day use on busy weekends. Gates have been closed, or vehicles admitted only when others leave. For real-time status, follow Indiana State Parks on Twitter (@INDNRstateparks).
  • The Indiana Department of Natural Resources has adjusted services, events and operations to protect Hoosiers and prevent further spread of COVID-19. Please visit on.IN.gov/dnrcovid19 for a listing of what is open, closed, restricted and canceled.
  • BEACHES CLOSED 6-3-2020: Due to rising water, the beaches at Fairfax SRA and Paynetown SRA are currently closed. Some courtesy docks are under water. No fuel sales at Paynetown SRA due to electrical project at gas dock. Please check back for updates.
  • Blue-Green Algae: Found in lakes year-round. More information.
  • Black Vultures: Birds may damage your vehicle. Learn how.

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