Description - Indiana's lakes and reservoirs that are managed by the U.S. Army Corp of Engineers include several lakes and the locks, dams and resulting reservoirs on the Ohio River.
- Attractions at Indiana's lakes and reservoirs and river projects include the dam sites, recreation opportunities and areas to camp or picnick.
Recreation - Recreation at Lakes, reservoirs and river recreation areas includes water sports, camping, fishing, hunting, and some opportunities for hiking. Wildlife viewing is usually avaiable and spots for picnicks are often present.
Climate - Visitors to this state can expect hot and humid summer days that often reach 90 degrees F in July and August. Summer nights bring little relief with an average temperature of 70. Winter can be extremely cold in this Midwestern state with a yearly average of 40 inches of snow and low temperatures dipping to negative 15 degrees F. Winter daytime highs average close to 40 degrees. Spring and fall are excellent times to visit Indiana spring brings blooming wildflowers and daytime highs of 65 degrees F. With falls mild temperatures the leaves in the forested southern regions of the state change to brilliant hues.
The location of each lake or reservoir is described on the individual wildernet pages describing the lake. A map and driving instructions are available.