Directions

Note: Yellowwood State Forest has no entrance fee.

From Bloomington’s north side (including guests traveling from the Indianapolis Airport or the Hampton Inn):

  • Take IN-37 S to the IN-45 N / IN-46 E exit.
  • Follow 45/46 around the north side of Bloomington. You’ll cross Walnut Street before passing Memorial Stadium on your right (south) and the IU golf course on your left (northeast). At Tenth Street IN-45 will peel left (east); continue south on IN-46 to Third Street.
  • At Third Street, follow the signs for IN-46 E. You’ll turn left (east) at the light.
  • Follow IN-46 E out of town. About 7.5 miles past the Bloomington City limit you’ll pass through the town of Belmont. 1.5 miles after Belmont you’ll see Knight’s Corner on the left (north). Turn there onto Yellowwood Road.
  • After a little over 1 mile on Yellowood Road you’ll cross a bridge. Turn left (south) immediately after the bridge to stay on Yellowwood Road.
  • About 1 mile past the bridge Jackson Creek Road will join Yellowwood Road from the left (west). Continue north on Yellowwood Road.
  • Pass the signs for the Horsecamp and the Red Pine Campground. Take the next left (west) at the sign for the Picnic Shelter House. Continue west down the paved drive to park near the shelter.

From Columbus/Nashville:

  • From I-65 take the exit for IN-46 W.
  • Follow IN-46 W toward Nashville. 13.5 miles past I-65 SR 135 N will join IN-46. 3 miles later, turn left (south) in Nashville to stay on IN-46 W. You’ll go up a hill and pass the west entrance to Brown County State Park on your left (south) before going down the hill’s other side.
  • About 6 miles from the turn at Nashville,¬†you’ll see Knight’s Corner on the left (north). Turn there onto Yellowwood Road.
  • After a little over 1 mile on Yellowood Road you’ll cross a bridge. Turn left (south) immediately after the bridge to stay on Yellowwood Road.
  • About 1 mile past the bridge Jackson Creek Road will join Yellowwood Road from the left (west). Continue north on Yellowwood Road.
  • Pass the signs for the Horsecamp and the Red Pine Campground. Take the next left (west) at the sign for the Picnic Shelter House. Continue west down the paved drive to park near the shelter.

Area map

Black and white line map of roads around Yellowwood State Forest. Annotated with color pen - directions to the wedding venue as well as the venue itself.