Mink Lake Campground is currently Valparaiso's only campground open for business within the city limits.
This small wooded location for camping is great, right on beautiful Mink Lake. The wonderful local attractions such as Mink Lake Golf Course and 49er Dive-In, along with the wonderful variety of outdoors recreation will have you and/or your relatives coming back season after season. Mink Lake in Indiana is a glorious selection for your in-laws with an RV who like to visit for an extend amount of time.
Many people stay at this campground all through their trip to Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore. Warren Woods State Park is a good place to see, and area bog Hotter Lagoon right next door to Mink Lake is well worth a visit. Mink Lake Campground especially caters to mature adults who prefer RV camping for a week or longer, although exceptions can be made. Mink Lake campground has all neccessary provisions for recreational vehicles. Creekside Golf Course and Training Center is a golf course close to Mink Lake as well. Also in the area, Wauhob Lake. All the jolly folks and the great facilities makes the visit here worthwhile.
The camping season is generally from May 15th through October, depending on the weather. Rainfall at Mink Lake is close to the national average; the wettest month of the year is usually June, while February is the month with the least amount of precipitation. Summertime highs at Mink Lake can reach well into the 80's; the nighttime is quite chillier of course, usually in the 60's.