“A short but strenuous trail that climbs Mt. Tom on the way to the beach. Great views!
— Rafi Wilkinson
Pets permitted on a leash (6' or shorter). Swimming is permitted only at the Pavilion when lifeguards are present (Memorial Day through Labor Day).
There is an entrance fee to the State Park every day from mid-April through mid-November. Fees are collected on weekends only in the winter. $7 per car for Indiana residents, $12 per car for out of state visitors. $2 walk-in and bike fee.
Birding — Fall Colors — Lake — Swimming — Views
Trail 4 runs from the campground to the beach and climbs over the 192 foot tall Mt. Tom using stairs and boardwalks. The the top of Mt. Tom is above the tree canopy and affords incredible views in several directions.