Enjoy the slower pace of life and book your 2024 Indiana camping trip at Batesville KOA Journey! We are excited to have you!

Soak up the serenity at this lovely campground in Southeast Indiana!

Located midway between Indianapolis and Cincinnati. The campground is conveniently located 2 miles off Interstate I-74 exit 156. It is surrounded by hardwood forests, a 9-hole golf course and a 52-acre "no wake" lake. These peaceful surroundings create a relaxing haven for your next vacation. This established 544-acre campground makes the most of its rural setting among fishing ponds, with a spacious lodge at the lake's edge.  

If you need a campground that offers a comfortable stay, come to Batesville KOA Journey. We have everything you need for a relaxing and fun vacation. Those looking to cool off can enjoy the new swimming pool and splash pad zone. You will also find a lake for swimming and boating. We offer a boat ramp and easy access to the fishing lake, which is popular with anglers, with no license required. While anglers cast a line, swimmers of all ages can enjoy our new extended beach area. If you like to bring your furry friend along on vacation, we also have a large KampK9® park area where your dog can run and play. Other amenities include: 

  • Beach volleyball courts
  • Cornhole
  • Horseshoes
  • Basketball
  • Open-air fitness area
  • Playground

Beyond offering fun amenities, this campground offers services like a laundry room, propane, KOA Store and dump station. These amenities make your stay experience easy, convenient, and fun by giving you everything necessary for your camping trip. The campground also offers Wi-Fi, allowing you to stay connected on vacation.

Ways to Stay
Whether you vacation in an RV or like to pitch a tent, this Batesville campground has a site for you. If you bring an RV, you can choose from Back-In Sites or Pull-Thru RV Sites, depending on your preference. The Back-In Sites have 50/30/20 amp electrical and your choice of full hookups or water and electric. New easy-access Pull-Thru Sites with water and 50/30 amp service offer another camping option. All Pull-Thru Sites are at least 65 feet long, giving you plenty of space to park your RV. 

If you prefer tent camping, the campground offers a comfortable Tent Site on a grass pad. The site fits up to six people and has water and electric. All sites are pet-friendly, allowing you to bring the whole family on your next camping trip, including your fur baby. This Batesville KOA Journey is an excellent place for groups and rallies. The campground also has an open-air pavilion that serves as a gathering area. If you want to bring a group, get in touch to reserve your sites.

If you want a campground that keeps you entertained throughout your vacation, this KOA has many activities and events throughout the year. Join in complimentary crafts,  candy hunts and themed weekends. The campground also hosts golf cart and bicycle parades and other exciting events for campers to enjoy. For those who want to leave the campground for a few hours, the local area also has recreational activities. Take a canoe trip down the Whitewater River or a guided horseback trip through Indiana's countryside. You can also enjoy recreation like shopping and wine tasting in the local area. 

Enjoy a Relaxing Getaway
If you want a campground near Batesville, Indiana, with everything you need for a relaxing and fun vacation, come out and visit Batesville KOA Journey. Reserve a site today. Pools and splash zone will be open Memorial Day through Labor Day. 

Your host: Jody, KOA Manager.

Campground Amenities

  • 50 Max Amp
  • 65' Max Length
  • Wi-Fi ($)
  • Pool (5/24 - 9/2)
  • Snack Bar ($)
  • Propane ($)
  • Fishing
  • Pavilion
  • Dog Park
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Ways to Stay

KOA Journey

KOA Journey Campgrounds

KOA Journey campgrounds are the perfect oases after a day on the road. Whether it’s along the way or a quick getaway, they’ve got you covered. Located near the highways and byways of North America with long Pull-thru RV Sites, they deliver convenience to the traveling camper. Pull in, ease back and take a load off.

KOA Journeys Feature:

  • Pull-through RV Sites with 50-amp service
  • Premium Tent Sites
  • Well lit after hours check-in service

Latest Hot Deal

KOA Rewards Appreciation Weekend

KOA Rewards Appreciation Weekend Photo

WHEN: September 6-7, 2024

WHAT: KOA Rewards holders stay as a paying guest on Friday, September 6th at any participating KOA campground and get Saturday, September 7th for FREE*.

WHY: KOA Rewards Appreciation Weekend is designed exclusively for KOA Rewards holders to say thanks for your loyalty and for trusting your camping memories to us. On this late-summer weekend, we gather to celebrate friends, family and fun in the great outdoors we all adore.

* Only at participating KOA locations. Applies to one site per a KOA Rewards account, for two consecutive nights at the same KOA. Sites may be limited. KOA Rewards discount does apply but not valid with other discounts.

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Local Area

Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Gardens

Located just 40 miles from Batesville KOA. The Cincinnati Zoo was recently rated the #1 attraction locally and one of the top zoos in the nation by Zagat Survey. It was recognized by Parents Magazine as #7 on the “Top 10 Best Zoos for Kids.” Over one million people visit the Zoo's award-winning exhibits, and more than 500 animal and 3000 plant species annually

3400 Vine Street

Cincinnati, OH 45220




Indianapolis Zoo

located  just 65 from our Campground White River Gardens is part of the Zoo and continues its tradition of connecting animals, plants, and people.  This stunningly beautiful 3.3-acre landmark botanical attraction combines the best of gardening ideas, plant information and inspirational design to serve the needs of all visitors. With hundreds of plant varieties on display plus entertaining special exhibits throughout the year, White River Gardens is an international showplace for Indiana where visitors can enjoy and learn about the bounty of the natural world. Visitors to the Gardens will be inspired, impressed, enlivened, and entertained.

1200 Washington Street

indianapolis, IN 46222




Kings Island

Located just 80 miles from Batesville KOA. With more than 100 rides, shows and attractions, Kings Island offers the perfect combination of world-class thrills and family attractions. Guests can experience 15 thrill-inducing roller coasters, including Diamondback, the tallest and fastest roller coaster at Kings Island, and the world's longest wooden roller coaster, The Beast! Families can spend the perfect day together in the award-winning Planet Snoopy kids' area. Park admission includes Soak City, a 33-acre water park.

6300 Kings Island Dr

Mason, OH 45040




Ertel Cellars Winery

Located 10 minutes from the campground. 
 Ertel Cellar wines are superb award-winning varietals that complement good food, conversation and friends. Offerings include a tasting bar, lounge, restaurant and wine market, set amidst Chateau-styled architecture, sprawling vineyards and breathtaking views.

3794 East County Road, 1100 North

Batesville, IN 47006




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