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“Sweet little Gem close to everything”
Review of DAR State Forest

DAR State Forest
Ranked #1 of 3 things to do in Goshen
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Reviewed 28 June 2016

Beautiful! The air is about 10 degrees cooler, and the activities are endless. Swiming in the very clean Lake, picnicing in the day use area, a handicap accessible trail complete with dock and gazebo, camping, hiking and an awesome Nature center.

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Reviewed 17 May 2016

We have hiked here often and bring our dogs- as long as they are on a leash. There is a boat launch where dogs can be off leash to swim here.

1  Thank sandythegroomer
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Reviewed 26 April 2016

A fee to enter park. Bring picnic and swim gear and spend the day in the shaded picnic area. Lifeguard on duty and markers keep swimmers safe.
Also drive beyond swim area and you can put in a small boat in the lake. It's a small body of water so kayaking, canoeing are best.

1  Thank Cushpond
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Reviewed 16 September 2015

I've been coming here since I was a kid. It I is a true gem. Beautiful campground, hiking trails, lake and beaches.

1  Thank LithiaLady
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Reviewed 30 July 2015

Good spot for a hot day. Pretty State Forest with a beach, very family friendly. There were 2 lifeguards, the water was refreshing and shallow enough to be great for the kids.
Nice walking paths through the woods an around the lake.

2  Thank MarthaL.
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