Home of Indiana's most famous author,
Sylvan Lake Indiana
Sylvan Lake is Located in historic downtown Rome City, Indiana.
Sylvan Lake's 16-miles of shoreline
is the perfect destination
travelers looking for small town charm, or
visitors looking for
beauty and relaxation.
Whatever you are looking for,
Sylvan Lake of
perfect tourist destination for your visit to northeastern
View from public park, 'Public Access' site, Sylvan lake Indiana
Sylvan Lake is just steps away from Rome City's finest tourist attractions
including: The internationally famous Gene
Stratton-Porter State Historic Site, the Limberlost golf course, welcoming
public boat access, the local marina,
and our excitingB-I-N-G-O hall.
Famous Gene Stratton-Porter
The famous Gene Stratton-Porter State Historic Site is nestled on 125-acres of lakefront property on Sylvan Lake with formal gardens and Gene's historic Limberlost North cabin with views of Sylvan Lake's "Big Island." Gene referred to her view of Sylvan's Big Island, as her million-dollar view;
Beauty which inspired many of Gene's famous novels,
and nature photography.