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Google Maps link to 2017 2-Day Game Site


Waycross Camp - Hickory Hill Retreat House
6933 Bear Creek Rd Morgantown, IN 46160
(From this point, turn right and follow signs for Retreat House)

Directions to 2-Day Game Site

From Bloomington (35 - 40 minutes from city center):

  1. Get on the Bypass (45) and head to the intersection with 10th street.
  2. Turn onto 10th Street / 45 headed East.
  3. Stay on 45 until you reach Trevlac (about 14 miles).
  4. In Trevlac, you will turn left (across railroad tracks) onto W Lower Bear Creek Rd.
  5. W Lower Bear Creek Rd will fork into 3 possible directions, turn left onto Bear Creek Rd.
  6. Continue down this about 2 miles until you reach the address (6933 Bear Creek Rd), at which point you should see a sign for Waycross. A Right arrow indicates "Hickory Hill/Youth Lodge". Turn right.
  7. At the fork, turn right again. Follow signs for the Retreat House. You will pass by a lake on your left. Keep going and turn right onto the road that takes you to the site.
  8. Continue up the gravel road. Parking at the top (by the Retreat House) is plentiful. Please try to park out of the way, and if possible, not block anyone in.

From Indianapolis (60 - 70 minutes from city center):

  1. Get on 465, heading for the bottom of the loop. (If you live downtown, get onto 135 S instead).
  2. Take the exit for IN 135 S, heading South.
  3. Stay on 135 for 26 miles.
  4. In Morgantown, turn left onto N Lick Creek Rd.
  5. Turn right onto Richards Rd.
  6. You will pass Waycross Conference Center and camp - the road becomes Bear Creek Rd. Bear left.
  7. When you reach the address (6933 Bear Creek Rd), you should see a sign for Waycross. An arrow indicates "Hickory Hill/Youth Lodge". Turn left.
  8. At the fork, turn right. Follow signs for the Retreat House. You will pass by a lake on your left. Keep going and turn right onto the road that takes you to the site.
  9. Continue up the gravel road. Parking at the top (by the Retreat House) is plentiful. Please try to park out of the way, and if possible, not block anyone in.

From Cincinnati, OH (2 hours, 15 minutes from city center):

  1. Get onto I 74 West.
  2. Take exit 132 (US 421 S towards Greensburg). Turn left and cross under I 74, onto US 421 S.
  3. Take a right onto E Vandalia Rd.
  4. E Vandalia Rd becomes W Co Rd 240 NW (right turn).
  5. Take a left onto N County Rd 700 W, then an immediate right onto W Co Rd 200 N.
  6. W Co Rd 200 N becomes E 1100 S.
  7. E 1100 S becomes 252 when y ou cross N State Rd 9.
  8. You will cross under I 65. Take a right at County Rd 800 E
  9. Take a left at E 650 S.
  10. Take a right onto State Hwy 31.
  11. Take a left onto 252.
  12. 252 merges with 135 in Trafalgar. Take a left onto 135.
  13. In Morgantown, 135 takes a left onto S Marion St. Follow it.
  14. Take a right onto Bloomington Pike, which quickly becomes N Lick Creek Rd.
  15. Turn right onto Richards Rd.
  16. You will pass Waycross Conference Center and camp - the road becomes Bear Creek Rd. Bear left.
  17. When you reach the address (6933 Bear Creek Rd), you should see a sign for Waycross. An arrow indicates "Hickory Hill/Youth Lodge". Turn left.
  18. At the fork, turn right. Follow signs for the Retreat House. You will pass by a lake on your left. Keep going and turn right onto the road that takes you to the site.
  19. Continue up the gravel road. Parking at the top (by the Retreat House) is plentiful. Please try to park out of the way, and if possible, not block anyone in.


Google Maps link to 2017 1-Day Expedition Site


Wall's Shelterhouse - Morgan-Monroe State Forest
6245 Forest Road, Unionville, IN 47468


Directions to 1-Day Expedition Site

From Bloomington (35 - 40 minutes from city center):

If coming from Bloomington, take IN 37 North. If coming from Indianapolis, Martinsville, etc., take IN 37 South.

  1. You will see a turn off for Morgan Monroe State Forest. The road is Pine Blvd.
  2. If you’re coming from the South, it will be on your right. If you’re coming from the North, it will be on your left. Turn onto Pine Blvd.
  3. Very shortly Pine will dead-end into Main Forest Rd / Old state Rd 37. Turn right onto Main Forest Road.
  4. You will come to an area where there is another fork in the road, and a triangular piece of land in the center of it. Turn left. This is also Forest Road.
  5. Continue for some distance on Forest Road until you come to a place where there is a shelter house on your right, a small parking lot on your left, and just ahead of you, a right turn (only) for Bean Blossom Rd. This shelter house (Wall's Shelterhouse) is our meeting place!
The approximate address (according to Google) is 6245 Forest Road, Unionville, IN 47468. I don’t know how accurate that is, however, so following my directions should be the best bet.



Google Maps link to OLD Game Site


Bradford Woods North End Lodge
7575 Beech Grove Road Monrovia, IN
(Gravel drive shown below and to the right of the marker on the map)

Directions to Game Site

From 37, headed North (Bloomington / South Indiana players):

  1. Take IN-37 North headed towards Martinsville.
  2. Before entering Martinsville's downtown area, take the IN-39 N / SR 39 N exit on the right.
  3. Follow IN-39N. You will come to a traffic light where following IN-39N requires you to turn left; do so.
  4. Follow IN-39N across the White River, where it merges with IN-67 at a light.
  5. Take a right onto IN-67 N / IN-39N.
  6. Follow this until IN-39N splits off again, requiring you to turn left. (approximately 3.5 miles)
  7. Follow IN-39N until it forks - the road on the right will be Robb Hill Rd, take that.
  8. Take Robb Hill Rd. until you see Beech Grove Rd on the LEFT. There will also be a Beech Grove Rd on the right - do not take that!
  9. Turn left onto Beech Grove Rd. Follow this for a little over a mile until you see a gravel driveway on the right.
  10. There should be a sign for Bradford Woods. Follow this gravel driveway until you see cars parked in a circle drive.
  11. Park there, proceed down to the building past the second gate on the gravel drive.

From I-70, headed South (Indianapolis / Northwest Indiana players):

  1. Take I-70 W until exit 59 (IN-39S toward Monrovia).
  2. Follow IN-39S until you see Beech Grove Rd. on the left.
  3. Turn left onto Beech Grove Rd, look for the gravel driveway on the left.
  4. There should be a sign for Bradford Woods. Follow this gravel driveway until you see cars parked in a circle drive.
  5. Park there, proceed down to the building past the second gate on the gravel drive.

From I-465, headed West (Indianapolis / Northeast Indiana / Ohio players):

  1. Take I-465 W until exit 8 (Kentucky Ave towards IN-67 S).
  2. Turn left onto IN-67S/Kentucky Ave (signs will say Mooresville).
  3. Stay on IN-67S for about 16 miles.
  4. Take the turn off for Rob Hill Dr.
  5. Follow Rob Hill Dr. to Beech Grove Rd on the RIGHT. There will also be a Beech Grove Rd on the left - do not take that!
  6. Turn right onto Beech Grove Rd. Follow this for a little over a mile until you see a gravel driveway on the right.
  7. There should be a sign for Bradford Woods. Follow this gravel driveway until you see cars parked in a circle drive.
  8. Park there, proceed down to the building past the second gate on the gravel drive.