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Buffalo Trace has 4 shelter houses and 1 gazebo available for use by our guests. Each may be reserved in advance.

Main Shelter
This one is next to the Morgan shelter house. Bathrooms and playgrounds are nearby. This shelter house has a large stone fireplace and 16 picnic tables. There is 1 restroom for men and 1 for women.

Morgan Shelter
This one is next to the Main shelter house and has 16 picnic tables.. Bathrooms and playgrounds are nearby.

Campground Shelter
Conveniently located in our campground, this shelter house is ideal for campers or cabin guests, it has 12 picnic tables. Bathrooms and playgrounds are nearby.

Lakeside Shelter and Stage
This Shelter is adjacent to the lake and beach house and has 12 picnic tables. This Shelter House can also be used as a small stage for music related and other events.

Beautifully located lakeside, this gazebo is amazing for smaller events. It does not have tables and will seat 6-8 comfortably with your chairs.


  • Playground nearby
  • Restrooms nearby
  • Picnic tables inside each shelter. Additional picnic tables can be rented $10 for the first one and $5 for each additional tables beyond the first.
  • Grills also nearby
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  • Any event held on Parks’ property for the purpose of sales or fundraising requires pre-approval by the Parks Board and must be submitted in advance for consideration at the next regularly scheduled meeting of the Harrison County Parks Board. Contact the Harrison County Parks main office: 812.738.8236 or email melanie@harrisoncountyparks.com to learn more about a profit/fundraising event in a Harrison County Park area or facility,
  • If a shelter has been reserved in advance there will be a sign posted outside the shelter indicating that it is reserved.
  • Many guests use the shelter houses for annual events like family reunions. If you wish to reserve the same shelter house for the next year you will be given priority if you call the Parks Administrative Offices at 812-738-8236 within 7 days of your event. You must then call the office again after January 2 to make payment which will confirm the reservation.



Shelter Houses

Daily Rate

$65Main Shelter
$55Morgan Shelter
Gazebo & Lakeside

Daily Rate

$20 Gazebo and $55 Lakeside

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