Recreation

Beach

Hidden Valley Lake Beach

19951 Longview Drive
Angie Ruberg, Manager
812-537-4151
Closes at 10 p.m.

The sandy beach encompasses the southeast side of Hidden Valley Lake. The perfect place to laze away a summer day, the beach lifeguards are on duty from noon to 6 p.m. Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day.

The beach is also a great place to view the many spectacular sunsets nature bestows on HVL!

More about HVL Beach…


Community Center

Hidden Valley Lake Community Center

19303 Schmarr Drive
Bruce Keller
812-537-3091, ext. 4
Mon. – Thurs.
7 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Fri. 8 a.m. – noon

Built in 2007 overlooking beautiful Hidden Valley Lake, the Community Center houses the HVL Property Owner’s Association Office. Conveniently located near Willie’s Sports Café, the Sports Complex and the Veterans’ Memorial, the Center is the hub of the community.

The multi-use facility includes the Fitness Center and a spacious Community Room on the lower level. Featuring an outdoor patio, ample parking and handicap access, the facility is ideal for meetings, events and social activities. POA members may reserve the Community Room for birthdays, showers, card parties, club meetings, reunions and more.


Fitness Center

Hidden Valley Lake Fitness Center

Community Center, Lower Level
19303 Schmarr Drive
Gina Keller, Manager
24 hours, 7 days a week
with access code

The Hidden Valley Lake Fitness Center offers a state-of-the-art cardio fitness room with two flat screen televisions, strength training equipment, group fitness classes and more.

More about HVL Fitness Center…


Golf Course

Hidden Valley Golf Club

19775 Alpine Drive
Pat Sullivan, General Manager
513-241-6710 or 812-537-5033
Open year-round weather permitting

The 18-hole, 6511-yard par 72 championship course at Hidden Valley Golf Club will delight even the most discriminating golfer. Undulating greens and winding creeks enhance the experience that the Kidwell-Hurdzan design offers.

The clubhouse includes a well-stocked Pro Shop, shower and locker room facilities, as well as a full-service Grill & Bar. Riding golf carts, practice putting green and driving range and professional golf instruction are available.

Though the private club is community-owned, members need not be HVL residents. HVGC is open to members year-round, weather permitting. Check the website for tournament schedules and other programs and events.


Lakes, Marina & Boating

Hidden Valley Lake Marina

Hidden Valley Lake
Crystal Lake – Greentree Road
Kathy Lake – Fieldcrest Drive
Lake Holiday – Lakeview Drive
Lake Alpine – Alpine Drive
Lake Melody – Alpine Drive
Paradise Lake – Matterhorn Drive

The centerpiece of the community, the 150-acre Hidden Valley Lake offers residents and their guests a wide variety of water activities. Whether canoeing, kayaking, pleasure boating, tubing, water skiing, or swimming, the lake is a great place to relax and have fun.

In addition to the main lake, six smaller lakes are situated throughout the community. All are stocked with fish native to the area. The HVL Fish & Game Club sponsors several fishing tournaments throughout the season. Some winters even offer opportunities for ice fishing!

Located at the southern tip of the lake, the marina features a convenient boat launch, lighting and security cameras. Members may rent docks from the POA.


Picnic Shelters & Playgrounds

Hidden Valley Lake Playground – Sports Complex

Beach picnic shelters and playground
19951 Lakeview Drive
2 – each with10 tables, electricity, grills

Lake Melody picnic shelter
Alpine Drive near the front entrance
5 tables, grill, electricity and restrooms

Paradise Lake playground
Matterhorn Drive

Pool Complex picnic shelter and playground
20267 Lakeview Drive
8 tables, electricity, grill

Sports Complex picnic shelter and playground
19617 Alpine Drive
10 tables, electricity

Residents may reserve selected shelters.


Pool Complex

Hidden Valley Lake Pool Complex

20698 Lakeview Drive
Angie Ruberg, Manager
812-537-1707
Noon -8 p.m. Daily
Memorial Day – Labor Day
weather and patron usage permitting

The Hidden Valley Lake Pool Complex features two outdoor pools fully staffed with trained and certified lifeguards. Children enjoy several water play features in the zero depth entry baby pool.

Built in 2012, the pool building is equipped with restroom facilities, heated showers and private changing areas. Full service concessions are open during pool hours.

More about the HVL Pool Complex…


Sports Complex & Walking Paths

Hidden Valley Lake Paved Walking Path

19617 Alpine Drive

The 15-acre Lightner Athletic Fields Sports Complex is located across from the Community Center. With 5 baseball fields and 3 soccer fields, the area is the scene of many lively sports competitions. Check the HVL Athletic Club for baseball and soccer registration and schedule info.

The Sports Complex features a concession stand with restrooms. A large playground provides hours of children’s play activity. Adjacent to the playground is a covered picnic shelter, where parents can relax while keeping an eye on the kids.

Starting at the marina parking lot, a 2.5-mile paved walking path continues across the dam to the Community Center area. Follow the path to the Sports Complex where various loops wind through the wooded area surrounding the ball fields. The path offers walkers, joggers and stroller pushers a perfect opportunity for outdoor exercise. Take a hike with the kids, enjoy the great outdoors or sneak a peak at local wildlife. Enjoy the natural beauty of Hidden Valley Lake!


Tennis & Basketball

Hidden Valley Lake Basketball Court

20267 Lakeview Drive
Angie Ruberg, Manager
812-537-1707
Daylight to dusk

Nestled against a wooded backdrop, the basketball and tennis courts are adjacent to the Pool Complex. With ample parking as well as bicycle racks, court facilities are open to residents year-round from daylight to dusk.

The two plexi-pave surfaced tennis courts are fully fenced with two entry points and a practice backboard.

A full-size hard surface basketball court is perfect for practice or friendly competition.


 Veterans’ Memorial

Hidden Valley Lake Veteran’s Memorial

The Hidden Valley Lake community honors veterans with a Veterans’ Memorial located on Alpine Drive across from the Community Center. This is the site each year of a Memorial Day ceremony to remember and honor all veterans.

Overlooking the main lake, the memorial features flags representing various branches of the military. At the base of the flags are benches and a landscaped area paved with personalized memorial bricks.

Residents may purchase bricks inscribed in honor of veterans – family members or friends – as a lasting tribute to loved ones who have served their country.


Willie’s Sports Café

Willie’s Sports Cafe at Hidden Valley Lake

19325 Schmarr Drive
812-537-0512
www.willieshvl.com
Monday – Saturday 11 a.m. – 2:30 a.m.
Sunday 11 a.m. – 12:30 a.m.

For sports enthusiasts looking for a great meal with a spectacular view – why go anywhere else? Conveniently located next to the Hidden Valley Lake Community Center, Willie’s Sports Café has the Tri-state’s best Happy Hour. The menu includes wings, pasta, steaks, and much more.

Enjoying a great day boating on the lake? Tie up at Willie’s boat dock and come on in for a great meal. Dine indoors or out on the spacious deck overlooking the lake. Bring your laptop with you and enjoy free Wi-Fi Internet Access. Sign up for sand volleyball.

Willie’s also offers banquet facilities that can accommodate nearly any size party for nearly any type of affair. Whether it’s a business meeting or a rehearsal dinner, let Willie’s do the cooking.

Don’t miss the classic car shows at Willie’s during the summer months. Check the calendar for dates and times.