Recreation Facilities


Picnic Area

Two Picnic Areas

The Pennington Water Access picnic area has two picnic tables and one pedestal grill.
The Miner's Mountain Rally Center picnic area has 12 picnic tables, one picnic shelter and lake access.


Croft Mine: Open for self-guided tours from Memorial Day through Labor Day, Sat-Sun 10 AM to 6 PM.
Miner's Mountain Overlook: East side of Portsmouth Mine Lake, off of Hwy 6. Closed to vehicles during the winter.

Water Facilities

Swimming Beach

Portsmouth Campground

Boat Access

Drive-in and carry-in

Canoe Access

Drive-in and carry-in


Shore Fishing

Shorefishing available throughout the park.