Yellowwood SF and Hoosier NF Excursions
Yellowwood State Forest

Crooked Creek Lake

CCL is a relatively small forest lake with a fine population of bass, bluegill, redear, and channel catfish. It is also a relatively remote place to paddle. Rarely will you see another boat on the lake. Most High Adventure Outfitters has canoes and kayaks for drop off to Crooked Creek Lake.

Yellowwood Lake

Yellowwood Lake is 133 acres, and has exceptional fishing for bass, bluegill, redear, crappie, and catfish. A very nice campground is located along the lake shore as well. Most High Adventure Outfitters delivers canoes and kayaks to Yellowwood Lake. Pricing rates are presented HERE.

Hoosier National Forest

Salt Creek and Lake Monroe Backwaters

The very best paddling in Brown County is on Salt Creek upstream of Lake Monroe and on the Lake Monroe backwater. Most High Adventure Outfitters provides special easy to paddle canoes and kayaks for this area, designed to allow the paddlers to covers lot of water. Extremely stable fishing canoes are also available. Click HERE for pricing.

You will be treated to an abundance of wildlife, fantastic scenery, paddling and hiking through the Deam Wilderness of Hoosier National Forest, and see very few other people. Quality primitive camping along the lake shore is also an option with a trip to this area. This is MHAO's premier Brown County wilderness experience and a must do for any adventurous traveler to Brown County

"a mind that is stretched by a new experience can never return
to its original dimensions". Oliver Holmes
Salt Creek - trip details
Most High Adventure Outfitters - Indiana
Lake Monroe Backwaters - trip details