2018 DNR Rec and Fishing guides available online

Your guide to Indiana’s best values in outdoor recreation is available now at

And your guide to Indiana fishing is available now at

The Department of Natural Resources’ 2018 Indiana Recreation Guide is the source for information on state parks, lakes, State Park Inns, fish & wildlife areas, state forests and other DNR properties.

Soon, free printed copies of each will be available at local retail outlets, state parks, lakes and other DNR properties.

The guides also will be available at the DNR booth at the Indianapolis Boat, Sport and Travel Show, Feb. 16-25, at the Indiana State Fairgrounds in Indianapolis.

Annual Entrance Passes for state park properties can be purchased in person at the gatehouse or offices of state park properties during business hours, at the Indiana Government Center South in Indianapolis during business hours, or at

Indiana resident passes cost $50. For individuals 65 years old or older, the price is $25. Annual passes for vehicles with out-of-state license plates are $70. Normal daily gate fees for residents at most properties are $7 per in-state vehicle. For more information on Indiana state park properties, visit

Fishing licenses can be purchased and printed at They can also be purchased at retailers, county clerks and most DNR properties throughout the state.

SOURCE: News release from Indiana Department of Natural Resources