Frequently Asked Questions

FAQs for Mystic Waters Campground

  • Are you open all year?

    Currently, only certain parts of our campground are open during our winter season, December through March, including The Lodge, our Beachfront cabins, and our full hookup RV sites. We will offer electric-only RV sites during the winter months, as well. Our dump station is closed during winter months. We will reopen for our 2023 season on April 1, 2023.

  • What are the Lodge (office) hours?

    The Lodge (office) hours are as follows:


    January/February/March Hours of Operation:

    M/T/W/Th (10am – 5pm)
    Friday (10am – 8pm)
    Saturday (10am to 5pm)
    Sunday (CLOSED)

    April/May/October Hours of Operation:

    M/T/W/Th (9am – 6pm)
    Friday (9am – 6pm)
    Saturday (9am – 6pm)
    Sunday (9am – 6pm)

    June/July Hours of Operation:

    M/T/W/Th (9am – 8pm)
    Friday (9am – 10pm)
    Saturday (9am – 10pm)
    Sunday (9am – 6pm)

    November/December Hours of Operation:

    M/T/W/Th (10am – 5pm)
    Friday (10am – 8pm)
    Saturday (10am – 5pm)
    Sunday (CLOSED)

  • Is late check-out available?

    Late check-outs are based on availability and only when approved in advance by a Mystic Waters staff member. Please contact The Lodge at 765-221-1078 to inquire about a late check-out.

  • How many people do the cabins sleep?

    All of the cabins sleep 4 people.

  • Is there a charge for a lost cabin key?

    There is a $25 fee for any cabin keys not turned in during check-out. The $25 fee will be charged to the card we have on file for the reservation if the charge is not paid during check-out.

  • Do the cabins have running water/bathrooms?

    No, the cabins are electric only with AC and heaters provided. There are three bathhouses located around the property with a total of 10 women’s bathroom stalls/10 shower stalls, and 8 men’s bathroom stalls/9 shower stalls/6 urinals.

  • Do the cabins have a fire ring/picnic table?

    Every cabin has a fire ring and picnic table. There are fire rings and picnic tables with most full hook-up sites and fire rings with our water/electric sites. Picnic tables and fire rings are not to be moved from one site to another.

  • Do you allow campfires?

    We allow campfires in provided fire rings ONLY!

  • Do you sell firewood?

    We sell firewood bundles at the Lodge for $10/bundle.

  • Are there any laundry services available onsite?

    There are no laundry services available onsite. The two closest laundromats available are located in Pendleton, IN (5 mins away) and Anderson, IN (12 mins away).

    • Linnie B’s
      Phone: (765)-778-0409
      Address: 116 East State Street, Pendleton, IN 46064
    • Anderson Bee Clean Laundromat
      Phone: (765)-425-1657
      Address: 5107 Columbus Avenue, Anderson, IN 46013
  • Do you allow fishing?

    Mystic Waters allows CATCH AND RELEASE FISHING ONLY on our two small lakes. Fishing hours for guests staying onsite or utilizing a Day Pass are 9am to 9pm.

  • Do you have to have a fishing license to fish at Mystic Waters?

    No, we are private property therefore, no license is required.

  • What type of fish are in the Mystic Waters lakes?

    Carp, croppy, bass, bluegill, and catfish are the types of fish available in the lakes. Mystic Waters Campground is now CATCH AND RELEASE ONLY on the two smaller ponds and we are no longer stocking the lakes. We are focusing on making the property an upscale family campground.

  • What kind of hookups do you have?

    Mystic Waters has 30 and 50-amp full hookup sites as well as 30 and 50-amp water/electric sites. We also offer electric-only sites during winter months at a discounted rate.

  • What size are the RV sites?

    Some sites can accommodate RVs up to 60 ft. depending on the type of site.

  • Are the sites pull-through or back-in?

    We offer both pull-through and back-in sites, depending on location. See our map on Campspot or the website to determine specific site details.

  • Do we have a dump station?

    We do have a dump station available on the campground. It is located on the southeast corner of the property, next to the large bathhouse. Use of the dump station is included for guests who are camping with us. Guests who are passing through will be charged a $50.00 fee. The dump station is shut down over the winter.

  • Do you allow pets?

    Mystic Waters is a pet-friendly campground. We simply ask that you do the following:

    1. Register your pet(s) at The Lodge upon check-in
    2. Clean up after your pet(s) at all times
    3. Keep your pet(s) on a leash at all times
  • What time is check-in and check-out?

    Check-in and check-out are dependent upon the site:

    • RV/Tent Site Check-In: 1pm
    • RV/Tent Site Check-Out: 1pm
    • Cabin Check-In: 1pm
    • Cabin Check-Out: 11am
  • Do you offer party/event rentals?

    Yes, please call The Lodge at 765-221-1078 for pricing and availability.

  • Can I check in after The Lodge closes?

    Yes, however, all after-hours cabin check-ins must be pre-arranged by calling 765-221-1078 during normal business hours.

  • Do you sell propane?

    Not currently, however, there are locations nearby that do sell propane, including local gas stations and hardware stores.

  • What is your refund policy?


    Our cancellation policy varies depending on the timing of your cancellation notice in advance of the reservation date. We do not give credits or refunds due to weather…the fun continues rain or shine.

    • 21+ DAYS PRIOR: Refund minus $25 cancellation fee OR full refund issued in camp credit 14-21 DAYS PRIOR: 50% of reservation issued in camp credit and 50% of reservation forfeited
    • LESS THAN 14 DAYS: Full reservation forfeited
  • Do you have food available onsite?

    Joe’s Grille a Traveling Place Food Truck is available onsite Friday, Saturday, and Sunday based on campground occupancy and special events. Our Lodge does also have snacks and beverages available during regular business hours.

  • Do you serve alcoholic beverages?

    Mystic Waters does not serve or sell any type of alcoholic beverage, however, guests are welcome to bring in their own beverages. You must be 21 years of age or older to consume alcoholic beverages. Please drink responsibly.

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