Rising Sun Campground

Camping On The Beautiful Tippecanoe River

Welcome to Rising Sun Campground on the beautiful Tippecanoe River.

We are located just off Highway 35 in Monterey Indiana.

 

About Us

NEW OWNERS!!!!!!!

There are seasonal sites available for 2018 including prime river sites!

Call 574-542-4780 or email us risingsuncamp@gmail.com

We are a family owned and operated campground. We have 90+ Electric and Water  Sites, 100+ Primitive Sites.  Many of these sites are right on the banks of the Tippencanoe River.

Facilities & Services:

Dump Station, Fully Stocked Convenience Store, Hot Showers, Laundry, Restrooms, Golf Cart Rental (call for pricing and availability).

Recreation:

Biking, Canoeing, Fishing, Tubing,  Kayaking, Hiking, Playgrounds located throughout the campground, Game Room and Swimming Pool. All on the beautiful Tippecanoe River. 

GOLF CART RENTAL: Call for pricing and availability

Payment Methods:  Cash, Debit Card, MasterCard, VISA

WE DO NOT GIVE REFUNDS DUE TO ACTS OF MOTHER NATURE.

**PLEASE.....No glass bottles allowed on the property**

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Rates cover:
 
2 Adults, live at home children (18 yr old & under), and one camper or childs tent. Additional persons must pay a visitors fee. All visitors must register at the office and pay a visitors fee to receive a pass to enter the campground. Two vehicles per site.

WE DO NOT GIVE REFUNDS DUE TO ACTS OF MOTHER NATURE.

 PETS:
Our campground is "pet friendly" however, WE DO NOT ALLOW AGGRESSIVE PETS or EXOTIC pets on the property.  ALL dogs MUST be on a leash at all times. Pets are not allowed in the bathroom shower stalls or in the recreation hall.  If your dog is aggressive to other animals or people, you will be asked to leave immediately and no refund will be given.

We do not allow any physical or verbal loud disruptive behavior toward each other. This behavior WILL NOT be tolerated. It it is reported and continues after we speak to the parties involved, you will be asked to remove your camper/tent from the property without a refund. As always we want to provide a peaceful, relaxing and enjoyable family camping experience for everyone.

HOLIDAYS - 3 NIGHT MINIMUM - There is a 1 night camping fee deposit for holiday/festival weekends. This fee is non refundable.  Check In time is 2:00 PM and Check Out time Is 1:00 PM EST.
FESTIVALS - 2 NIGHT MINIMUM - Call ahead for camping rates. *A one nights camping deposit is required for holiday/festival reservations*

PRIMITIVE/TENTS:

Daily - $20.00 - Weekly - $120.00

Each tent occupied by adults must pay a full price tent fee.  (no additional charge for pup tent for small children)

RVS:

Water & Electric : Daily - $26.00 - Weekly - $132.00.  If someone puts up a tent on your campsite the regular primitive tent fee applies plus your RV fee.

Monthly - $355.00 includes (elec & water hookup) . With air conditioning or heat $405.00 monthly.


Electric Golf Carts Brought In $5.00 per day each.

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**QUIET TIME is 11:00 PM EST**

VISITOR RATES:

 Day Pass (off weekend) - $3.00 per person

Overnight Pass - $4.00 per person

 
HOLIDAY VISITOR. RATES :

Day Pass. $4.00 per person

Overnight Pass. $5.00 per person Children 12 & Under Free

GATE FEES will be charged for non campers on festival weekends instead of the daily visitor rate.


STORAGE:

$3.00 Daily (Limited to 7 Days Consecutive)

ANNUAL - SEASONAL CAMPING RATE:

Starting at $1,100.00 + Electric

Visitors camping on annual sites must pay a camping fee.


*Honey Wagon pumping fee $10.00 *

Check-In Time is 2:00 PM EST
Check-Out Time is 1:00 PM EST

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May  through October

Your canoe and tubing adventure begins with our staff transporting you and your fellow floaters upriver. You will end your canoe /tubing/kayaking  trip back at The Rising Sun. Average canoeing/tubing/kayaking  trip is 4 hours. Feel free to bring lunch and coolers but just remember the river is only ours to borrow. Please help keep our waterway clean.

We also offer a 7 hour canoeing/tubing/kayaking  adventure. Please contact us for more information.

 

REMEMBER: Reservations are not required but are encouraged. We do run out of equipment on busy weekends and some Saturdays, so it will be a “first come/first serve basis” without a reservation.

 

Management may cancel trips due to high water or thunderstorms in the area so please call ahead if you are driving in from far away.

 

Canoeing and Tubing Prices :

2 or 4 hr trip

Tubing: $15 per tube (camper discount $10 per tube)

Canoeing: $35 per canoe (camper discount $30 per canoe)

Kayaking: $30 per kayak (camper discount $25 per kayak)

7 hr trip

Tubing: $15(camper discount $10 per tube)

Canoeing: $45 (camper discount $40 per canoe)

Canoes hold 2 adults, 1 small child or animal

TRANSPORT FEES:
NEED A RIDE? WE WILL BE HAPPY TO TRANSPORT YOU AND YOUR PARTY UP RIVER WITH YOUR PERSONAL FLOATING EQUIPMENT. FEES ARE AS FOLLOWS:

EACH CANOE/KAYAK/TUBE $5

IF ALL YOU NEED IS A DRIVER WE CHARGE $5 A DRIVER TO TAKE YOU UP RIVER IN YOUR VEHICLE AND BRING YOUR VEHICLE BACK TO CAMPGROUND.

PLEASE LET US KNOW HOW WE CAN HELP!

THANK YOU!

RISING SUN CAMPGROUND

 

**Float times depend on the river**

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