Roselawn, Indiana: Giant Lady's Leg Sundial

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Sun Aura Nudist Resort

Address:
3449 E. State Rd 10, Roselawn, IN
Directions:
Sun Aura Nudist Resort. East of Lake Village. I-65 exit 230, then west on Hwy 10 for three miles. The nudist camp is on the left, near a pale yellow mailbox and sign. According to website: "come to the front desk during business hours we'll be happy to let you pop in to camp long enough to see her and get a picture."
Hours:
Closed winter, opens May. Local health policies may affect hours and access.
RA Rates:
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Sundial Leg.

Giant Lady's Leg Sundial

Tells the time during sunny days at a nudist camp.

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Sun Aura Resort sign.

Giant Lady's Leg Sundial

Love Roadside America, so I drove here to see the Leg Sundial. The sundial/leg is inside of a private, 300-acre nudist colony. They would not let me take my picture in front of the leg. The owner was friendly, and gave me a tour of the place. If he offered me to sit by the pool for an hour for a charge, I might of taken him up on it. Get naked with the rest of them!

[Roadtrip18, 08/16/2021]
Lady's Leg Sundial

Apparently the sundial no longer works and you can't take pictures when the camp is populated, but you can buy a postcard of the leg for 50 cents (cash only) in the office. Overall, everyone was super nice and had no issues sharing their tourist attraction. Just know that it is not a stop to make for anyone who is shy!

[Tara Brown, 05/29/2021]

When sundials stop working, we really are in trouble. This one is at a "clothing optional" camp, so photos aren't allowed if sunbathers are around.

Lady Leg Sundial

Stopped here a few months ago to get a glance of the sundial leg. You do have go into the check-in office at the entrance. Unfortunately I was not allowed to take a photo, as the two ladies working at the front desk said "No Pictures Allowed." But they did let me peek my head out the door to see the leg, as it's right outside the office. I ended up buying a post card with a picture on it as a souvenir.

[Beth, 12/20/2020]

Accord to the website of Sun Aura resort, "If you come to the front desk during business hours we'll be happy to let you pop in to camp long enough to see her [the leg] and get a picture." Those two ladies must have been new to the job.

Lady's Leg Sundial.

Giant Lady's Leg Sundial

I grew up going to what was then called "Naked City." My family had a trailer that we kept there year-round. I have wonderful memories of riding my bike with friends, swimming in the pool, evening bonfires, fishing in the lake, and Saturday night dances at the roundhouse. At that time Naked City was family-oriented. Parents kept their kids from the front of the resort during nude contest weekends, and Dick Drost's management kept contest visitors from coming back into the resort. Contests were held near the leg sundial just behind the gold-windowed roundhouse.

Naked City has always been clothing-optional. People would walk around naked and camp naked. In the late 1970s, as rumors began to circulate about Dick Drost, our family and numerous others moved our membership and trailers to Ponderosa Sun Club. The sundial is something I will never forget and I still remember knowing what time it was based on her shadow.

[Cindy, 09/13/2020]

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