Listed as one of our top-ten favorite Indiana parks, Monroe Lake offers vacationers a wide range of outdoor recreation and water activities. In fact, our staff at Greenwood RV Rentals & Sales put together this list of our favorite Monroe Lake activities for you to check out and enjoy.

Lake Monroe Indiana


Whether you’re an avid fisherman or just want to throw a line along the shore, you can always find ample fishing opportunities at Monroe Lake. You can fish along the shore or by boat, depending on what you want to catch.


Does a cruise around the lake sounds like heaven? Enjoy countless other vacationers in boating on Monroe Lake. Soak in the sun, enjoy the water spray, and check out the picturesque shoreline.


The Monroe Lake area has several hiking trails for you to check out. Most trails are easy or moderate, so you don’t have to be a hiking expert to head out.


Want to take a dip? Cool off by swimming in Lake Monroe. You may jump in from your pontoon boat, or enjoy one of the two beaches found along the lake.

Nearby Attractions

Monroe Lake is conveniently located near Bloomington, IN, which is a beautiful part of the state that also features fun attractions. You can enjoy live entertainment, food, and more not far away.


Of course, Monroe Lake wouldn’t be one of our top Indiana destinations if you couldn’t camp there in one of our RV rentals. They have an on-site campground with over 200 electric sites, a camp store, and dumping station. Make the most of Monroe Lake when you stay and play.

Greenwood RV Rentals is conveniently located on the Indianapolis south side, so you can pick up your RV and be at Monroe Lake in no time. To reserve an RV for your Monroe Lake getaway, contact our staff at (317) 413-0817. We’ll help you find just the right motorhome, travel trailer, or popup camper for your getaway. 


photo credit: Nyttend (Own work) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons