Mountain & Trail News

    Celebrate National S’mores Day at Paynetown SRA, August 10

    Monroe Lake will celebrate National S’mores Day on Friday, Aug. 10, with afternoon and evening activities at Paynetown State Recreation Area.

    The highlight is at 9 p.m., when visitors can taste all five finalists from a s’mores recipe competition and vote for a winner.

    Other activities will include making “s’mores” refrigerator magnets from 1-5 p.m., making customized marshmallow toasting sticks from 6-8 p.m., and a marshmallow stacking contest at 8:30 p.m.

    “It will be a fun evening around the campfire and a great activity for families,” said Jill Vance, interpretive naturalist for Monroe Lake.

    For more information, contact Vance at [email protected] or (812) 837-9967.

    All activities are at the Paynetown Activity Center.

    Paynetown SRA is at 4840 S. State Road 446, Bloomington.

    There is a gate fee of $5 per in-state and $7 per out-of-state vehicle.

    Logo courtesy of the Indiana Department of Natural Resources

    Planning your next Camping trip? Start your search at

    Share This Article