The park sits on about 3,047 acres and is a mix of grasslands, wetlands, and lakes. The reservoir is around 2,400 acres when full and offers year-round recreation. Anglers can expect quality fishing for walleye, saugeye, crappie, wiper, and channel catfish. Wakeless boating is permitted. Amenities include a boat ramp, picnic areas, primitive restrooms, and hiking trails.
From I-76 at the Merino exit (Exit 102), go 1 mile north to U.S. 6, then 3 1/2 miles northeast (right) to the entrance and follow signs to the boat ramp.