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Peru, IN
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    5613 E Mississinewa Dam Road
    Peru, IN 46970-9745
    Phone: (765) 473-5946

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See the Mississinewa Lake website for additional information. Primary recreational opportunities are listed below.

Directions & Lake History/Factoid
Directions: Approximately 65 miles North Northeast of Indianapolis. From Peru, south on IN 31, east on IN 400, north on Rt. 550.

Lake History

Factoid: Mississinewa Lake exists as a cooperative management effort between the Corps of Engineers and the Indiana Department of Natural Resources. Mississinewa Lake has 15,072-acres of total area with a 3,180-acre summer pool. This makes Mississinewa Lake the 5th largest lake wholly in the state of Indiana. The property's main mission is flood mitigation along the Mississinewa river and the Wabash river that it flows into. The Mississinewa Lake region offers many opportunities to enjoy wildlife or recreate in the great outdoors.

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U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Recreation Services Status
Please see the list below for USACE managed areas. Other parks run by state or private marinas are not included in the list below. Please contact the state or private marina for additional information.

Open    Partially Open    Closed    Status Unknown

9 Recreation areas at Mississinewa Lake

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Frances Slocum       X   D A G GS     H I
Miami E N G D X X X   D C P A G GS X BE B H I
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area Observation Mound   $             A GS X    
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area Outlet Fishing Site   $             A GS X   M
Pearson Mill       X   D        
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area Peoria             A GS     M
Red Bridge       X X D A        
Trails End       X     A       M
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area   Corps Managed Managed by Others in Italics $ Corps Fees Collected
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XExists at lake
EElectric Campsites
NNon-electric Campsites
PPrimitive Campsites
GGroup Camping
DDump Station
CFish Cleaning Stations
DFishing Docks
PFishing Piers
APicnic Area
GGroup Picnic
GSGroup Picnic Shelter
PSwimming Pool
BBike Trails
QEquestrian Trails
HHiking Trails
IHiking Trails - Interpretive
ROff Road Vehicle Trails
FFitness Trails
WWater Trails
SSnow Mobile Trails
CCCross Country Skiing Trails
MMultipurpose Trails

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